Embassy of Ireland in Pretoria


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


Irish Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa Parkdev Building - Brooklyn Bridge Office Park 570 Fehrsen Street 2nd Floor Brooklyn 0181 Pretoria South Africa


(+27) 12 452 1000


(+27) 12 342 4752






Mr Brendan McMahon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

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

For all Irish visa related matters contact the embassy in Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyireland.org.za ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 452 1000 or email pretoriaembassy@dfa.ie

Consulates of Ireland in South Africa

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

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

Irish Consulates in South Africa

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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