Embassy of Israel in Pretoria


The Israeli Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Israeli interests in South Africa. The embassy of Israel also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Israeli Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr Arthur Lenk - Ambassador of Israel to South Africa.


Israeli Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa, 428 Kings Highway, cor. Elizabeth Grove Street, Lynnwood, P. O. Box 3726, Pretoria, 0001, South Africa


(+27) 12 470 3500


(+27) 12 470 3555






Mr Arthur Lenk - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Israeli visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (embassies.gov.il/pretoria/) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 470 3500 or email cao-sec@pretoria.mfa.gov.il

Consulates of Israel in South Africa

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

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

Israeli Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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