Embassy of South Africa in Maputo


The South African Embassy in Mozambique is a bilateral mission in Maputo and promotes South African interests in Mozambique. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Mozambique. The South African Embassy in Maputo is headed by Mr Charles Nqakula, High Commissioner of South Africa to Mozambique.


South African High Commission in Maputo, Mozambique, Avenida Eduardo Mondlane 41, Caixa Postal 1120, Maputo Mozambique


(+258) 21 243 000


(+258) 21 49 302 and (+258) 21 49 2533






Mr Charles Nqakula, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Mozambique require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Maputo 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 Maputo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.dirco.gov.za/maputo/) or contact the visa department by telephone (+258) 21 243 000 or email sahcmaputoenquiries@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Mozambique

Next to the embassy in Maputo there could be additional South African consulates located in Mozambique.

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

South African Consulates in Mozambique

Next to the embassy in Maputo, 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 Mozambique ).