Embassy of Canada in Pretoria


The Canadian Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Canadian interests in South Africa. The embassy of Canada also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Canadian Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Adele Dion, High Commissioner of Canada to South Africa.


Canadian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa 1103 Arcadia Street Private Bag X13 Hatfield Pretoria 0028 South Africa


(+27) (12) 422 3000


(+27) (12) 422 3052






Adele Dion, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Canadian embassy in Pretoria 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 Canada

For all Canadian visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.canadainternational.gc.ca/southafrica-afriquedusud/ ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) (12) 422 3000 or email pret@international.gc.ca

Consulates of Canada in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria there could be additional Canadian consulates located in South Africa.

Please check below for the locations of the Canadian consulates in South Africa.

Canadian Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Canada has consulates in the following cities: Cape Town

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Canadian Embassy in Pretoria offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from South Africa to Canada as wel as for Canadian citizens in South Africa. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Canadian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.