Embassy of Botswana in Pretoria


The Botswana Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Botswana interests in South Africa. The embassy of Botswana also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Botswana Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr K K Kapinga - High Commissioner of Botswana to South Africa.


Botswana High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa, 24 Amos Street, Colbyn 0083, P O Box 57035, Arcadia, 0007 Pretoria, South Africa


(+27) 12 430 9640


(+27) 12 342 1845




Mr K K Kapinga - High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Botswana 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) 12 430 9640 or email

Consulates of Botswana in South Africa

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

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

Botswana Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Botswana has consulates in the following cities: Cape Town and Johannesburg

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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