Embassy of South Africa in Kinshasa


The South African Embassy in Congo (Democratic Republic) is a bilateral mission in Kinshasa and promotes South African interests in Congo (Democratic Republic). The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Congo (Democratic Republic). The South African Embassy in Kinshasa is headed by Mr N Mashimbye - Ambassador of South Africa to Congo (Democratic Republic).


South African Embassy in Kinshasa, Congo (Democratic Republic), 77 Avenue Ngongo Lutete, Gombe, Boite Postale 7829, Kinshasa 1, Congo (Democratic Republic)


(+243) 81 556 6586


(+243) 81 555 4321





Mr N Mashimbye - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Congo (Democratic Republic) require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+243) 81 556 6586 or email mahapae@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa there could be additional South African consulates located in Congo (Democratic Republic).

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic).

South African Consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Lubumbashi

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the South African Embassy in Kinshasa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Congo (Democratic Republic) to South Africa as wel as for South African citizens in Congo (Democratic Republic). Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, South African nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.