Embassy of Russia in Pretoria


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


Russian Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 316 Brooks Street Menlo Park, 0081 P O Box 6743 Pretoria, 0001 South Africa


(+27) 12 362 1337 / 8


(+27) 12 362 0116




www.southafrica.mid.ru www.russianembassy.org.za


Mr Andrei Kushakov - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Russian visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.southafrica.mid.ru www.russianembassy.org.za) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 362 1337 / 8 or email ruspospr@mweb.co.za

Consulates of Russia in South Africa

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

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

Russian Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Russia has consulates in the following cities: Cape Town

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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