Embassy of Israel In Pretoria
PLEASE NOTE: Passport validity to enter South Africa
The Embassy has been informed by the South African Department of Home Affairs
1. That South Africa will no longer accept any "extension stamp" in passports beyond the original expiration date from when passport was issued. If passport has added an extension period, the traveler will not be permitted to enter South Africa.
2. The expiration date must be currently valid on date of entry and noted on the identity page.
3. According to SA a passport needs to have more than six empty pages left in it.
4. If you’re travelling to or from South Africa with a minor (younger than 18 years old) , you will need to produce an Unabridged Birth Certificate with Apostille for the child reflecting the particulars of both parents in addition to their passport. 
5. Please note that notary services are only available on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9am and 12pm
Please contact our Consular Department if you have any questions.
For further assistance 
Tel: 012 470 3510 for Israeli Citizens
       012 470 3511 for VISA
       012 470 3524 for Israeli Citizens

 082 078 8009
email: ​​
           consular2@pretoria.mfa.gov.il for Israeli Citizens
           consular3@pretoria.mfa.gov.il for VISA
 Consular working hours
Monday- Friday 9:00-12:00​


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Contact Information

Embassy of Israel in South Africa
428 King's Highway
(Corner Elizabeth Grove)

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012 470 3500


Fax: +27(0)12 348 5518


Consular Hours

Monday to Friday

9:00 - 12:00




Embassy Hours (not consular office)

Monday to Thursday

9:00 - 16:00


9:00 - 13:00

The Embassy closes for Jewish & local holidays

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