Embassy of Malawi in Pretoria


The Malawian Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Malawian interests in South Africa. The embassy of Malawi also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Malawian Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr A. S. Goddia, Charge dAffaires a.i. of Malawi to South Africa.


Malawian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa 770 Government Avenue Arcadia, 0083 P O Box 11172 Hatfield, 0028 Pretoria South Africa


(+27) 12 430 9900 (+27) 12 342 0146 / 1759


(+27) 12 342 0147





Mr A. S. Goddia, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 09.00-12.00 and 13.30-16.30 Fri: 09.00 - 13.00

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Malawian 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 9900 (+27) 12 342 0146 / 1759 or email highcommalai@telkomsa.net

Consulates of Malawi in South Africa

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

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

Malawian Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Malawi has consulates in the following cities: Johannesburg

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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