Embassy of South Africa in Kampala


The South African Embassy in Uganda is a bilateral mission in Kampala and promotes South African interests in Uganda. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Uganda. The South African Embassy in Kampala is headed by Mr D. J. Qwelane, High Commissioner of South Africa to Uganda.


South African High Commission in Kampala, Uganda, Plot 15A Nakasero Road, P.O. Box 22667, Kampala, Uganda


(+256) 41 770 2100


(+256) 41 434-8216





Mr D. J. Qwelane, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uganda require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Kampala 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 Kampala before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+256) 41 770 2100 or email kampala.sahc@dirco.gov.za

Consulates of South Africa in Uganda

Next to the embassy in Kampala there could be additional South African consulates located in Uganda.

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

South African Consulates in Uganda

Next to the embassy in Kampala, 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 Uganda ).