Embassy of South Africa in Abu Dhabi


The South African Embassy in United Arab Emirates is a bilateral mission in Abu Dhabi and promotes South African interests in United Arab Emirates. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of United Arab Emirates. The South African Embassy in Abu Dhabi is headed by Mr M K Lekgoro - Ambassador of South Africa to United Arab Emirates.


South African Embassy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Corner Airport Road and 25th Street, Villa No. A029, Al Mushref Area, P. O. Box 29446 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


(+971) 2 447 3446


(+971) 2 417 6400






Mr M K Lekgoro - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Sun-Thu: 09.00-16.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in United Arab Emirates require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Abu Dhabi 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 Abu Dhabi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.southafrica.ae) or contact the visa department by telephone (+971) 2 447 3446 or email abbaomary@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in United Arab Emirates

Next to the embassy in Abu Dhabi there could be additional South African consulates located in United Arab Emirates.

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in United Arab Emirates.

South African Consulates in United Arab Emirates

Next to the embassy in Abu Dhabi, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Dubai