Embassy of Kuwait in Pretoria


The Kuwaiti Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Kuwaiti interests in South Africa. The embassy of Kuwait also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Kuwaiti Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr Hassan Bader Al-Oqab - Ambassador of Kuwait to South Africa.


Kuwaiti Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 890 Arcadia Street Arcadia, 0083 Private Bag X920 Pretoria, 0001 South Africa


(+27) 12 342 0877


(+27) 12 342 0876


safarku@global.co.za safrku@global.co.za



Mr Hassan Bader Al-Oqab - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

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

For all Kuwaiti 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 0877 or email safarku@global.co.za safrku@global.co.za

Consulates of Kuwait in South Africa

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

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

Kuwaiti Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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