Embassy of South Africa in Ouagadougou


The South African Embassy in Burkina Faso is a bilateral mission in Ouagadougou and promotes South African interests in Burkina Faso. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burkina Faso. The South African Embassy in Ouagadougou is headed by Mr G. M. Tsengiwe - Ambassador of South Africa to Burkina Faso.


South African Embassy in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Avenue Pascal Zagre, Villa No 149 - Rue de Badnogo - Ouagadougou 2000 - Burkina Faso


(+226) 50 376 098 and (+226) 50 376 403


(+226) 50 376 097





Mr G. M. Tsengiwe - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burkina Faso require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Ouagadougou 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 South Africa

For all South African visa related matters contact the embassy in Ouagadougou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+226) 50 376 098 and (+226) 50 376 403 or email saemb.ouaga@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Burkina Faso

Next to the embassy in Ouagadougou there could be additional South African consulates located in Burkina Faso.

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Burkina Faso.

South African Consulates in Burkina Faso

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