Consular Services

The South African Consulate-General in Geneva serves South African citizens residing in Cantons of Geneva, Vaud, Lausanne, Wallis and Freibourg; other Cantons are served by the South African Embassy in Bern.

As a first priority, we wish to encourage all South Africans to register with our Mission by forwarding an e mail to: and copy and

This service is provided in the event there is a need to contact you to offer urgent advice on a natural disaster, health issue or a family emergency, etc. Emergency on consular matters :

Consular Hours is 09:30 to 12:30 Monday , Wednesday and Friday

As from Monday 23 March 2020 to 31 March 2020  

No Visa application will be accepted during this period

+41 79 813 3404/+4178 768 4498

The Consulate General in Geneva provides immigration, civic and consular services.