Embassy of South Africa in Rome


The South African Embassy in Italy is a bilateral mission in Rome and promotes South African interests in Italy. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Italy. The South African Embassy in Rome is headed by Nomatemba Tambo - Ambassador of South Africa to Italy.


South African Embassy in Rome, Italy, Via Tanaro 14, 00198 Roma, Italy


(+39) 06 852 541


(+39) 06 852 54 300





Nomatemba Tambo - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Italy require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Rome 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 Rome before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) 06 852 541 or email rome.consular@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Italy

Next to the embassy in Rome there could be additional South African consulates located in Italy.

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

South African Consulates in Italy

Next to the embassy in Rome, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Bari, Bologna, Florence, Genoa, Milan, Naples, Palermo, Trieste and Venice