Embassy of Cuba in Pretoria


The Cuban Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Cuban interests in South Africa. The embassy of Cuba also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Cuban Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mrs. Esther Armenteros Cordenas - Ambassador of Cuba to South Africa.


Cuban Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 45 Mackenzie Street Brooklyn 0181 Pretoria P.O. Box 11605 Hatfield 0028 South Africa


(+27) (12) 346 2215


(+27) (12) 346 2216 (+27) (12) 346 0275





Mrs. Esther Armenteros Cordenas - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Cuban 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) 346 2215 or email sudafri@iafrica.com

Consulates of Cuba in South Africa

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

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

Cuban Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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