Embassy of South Africa in Lisbon


The South African Embassy in Portugal is a bilateral mission in Lisbon and promotes South African interests in Portugal. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Portugal. The South African Embassy in Lisbon is headed by Mr Keitumetse Matthews - Ambassador of South Africa to Portugal.


South African Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal, Avenida Luis Bivar 10, 1069-024 Lisbon, Portugal


(+351) 21 319 2200


(+351) 21 255 5931






Mr Keitumetse Matthews - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08.00-12.30 and 13.15-16.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Portugal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Lisbon 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 Lisbon before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embaixada-africadosul.pt) or contact the visa department by telephone (+351) 21 319 2200 or email consular@embaixada-africadosul.pt

Consulates of South Africa in Portugal

Next to the embassy in Lisbon there could be additional South African consulates located in Portugal.

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

South African Consulates in Portugal

Next to the embassy in Lisbon, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Funchal and Porto