Embassy of South Africa in Abidjan


The South African Embassy in Ivory Coast is a bilateral mission in Abidjan and promotes South African interests in Ivory Coast. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ivory Coast. The South African Embassy in Abidjan is headed by Mr V L Sindane - Ambassador of South Africa to Ivory Coast.


South African Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Villa Marc Andre, Rue Monseigneur Rene, Koussi, Cocody President, 08 BP 1806, Abidjan, Ivory Coast


(+225) 2244 5963 and (+225) 2244 7534


(+225) 2244 7450





Mr V L Sindane - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08.00-16.30 Fri: 08.00-14.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ivory Coast require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Abidjan you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for South Africa

For all South African visa related matters contact the embassy in Abidjan before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+225) 2244 5963 and (+225) 2244 7534 or email abidjan@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Ivory Coast

Next to the embassy in Abidjan there could be additional South African consulates located in Ivory Coast.

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Ivory Coast.

South African Consulates in Ivory Coast

Next to the embassy in Abidjan, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that South Africa does not have any consulates located in Ivory Coast ).