Embassy of South Africa in Lusaka


The South African Embassy in Zambia is a bilateral mission in Lusaka and promotes South African interests in Zambia. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Zambia. The South African Embassy in Lusaka is headed by Mr P M Mathebe - High Commissioner of South Africa to Zambia.


South African High Commission in Lusaka, Zambia, 26D Cheetah Road, Kabulonga, Private Bag W369, Lusaka, Zambia


(+260) 211 26 0999


(+260) 211 26 3001





Mr P M Mathebe - High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Zambia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Lusaka 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 Lusaka before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+260) 211 26 0999 or email sahc@zamnet.zm

Consulates of South Africa in Zambia

Next to the embassy in Lusaka there could be additional South African consulates located in Zambia.

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

South African Consulates in Zambia

Next to the embassy in Lusaka, 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 Zambia ).