Embassy of Syria in Pretoria


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


Syrian Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 963 Francis Baard Arcadia, 0083 P O Box 12830 Hatfield, 0028 Pretoria South Africa


(+27) 12 342 4701 / 4566


(+27) 12 342 4702





Mr B Darwish - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Syrian 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 4701 / 4566 or email syriaemb@telkomsa.net

Consulates of Syria in South Africa

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

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

Syrian Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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