Embassy of Benin in Pretoria


The Beninese Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Beninese interests in South Africa. The embassy of Benin also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Beninese Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr Jean-Pierre Adolui Edon - Ambassador of Benin to South Africa.


Benin Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 900 Park Street Cnr Park & Orient Street Arcadia, 0083 P O Box 26484, Arcadia, 0007 Pretoria South Africa


(+27) 12 342 6978


(+27) 12 342 1823





Mr Jean-Pierre Adolui Edon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Beninese 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 Benin

For all Beninese visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 342 6978 or email embbenin@yebo.co.za

Consulates of Benin in South Africa

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

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

Beninese Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Benin has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Benin does not have any consulates located in South Africa ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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