Embassy of South Africa in Paris


The South African Embassy in France is a bilateral mission in Paris and promotes South African interests in France. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of France. The South African Embassy in Paris is headed by Ms D F Msimang - Ambassador of South Africa to France.


South African Embassy in Paris, France, 59 Quai dOrsay, 75343 Paris Cedex 07, France


(+33) 1 5359 2323


(+33) 1 4550 3044






Ms D F Msimang - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Paris 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 Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.afriquesud.net) or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 1 5359 2323 or email info@afriquesud.net

Consulates of South Africa in France

Next to the embassy in Paris there could be additional South African consulates located in France.

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

South African Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Lille and Rennes

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the South African Embassy in Paris offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from France to South Africa as wel as for South African citizens in France. 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.