French Honorary Consulate in Durban

The Embassy of France is located in Durban which is the city of South Africa.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of France located in South Africa is Mr Marc Schmitt, Honorary Consul. The primary purpose of an Embassy is to provide assistance to the citizens who travel or want to live in the host country. You need to have several documents for this purpose, and an embassy provides you all of the consulate services. To visit the embassy, you must make your appointment and choose the date/time that is available on the schedule.

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Head of Mission: Mr Marc Schmitt, Honorary Consul

COVID-19 Statistics - France
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the French Honorary Consulate in Durban could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

France Tourists Details
France is a beautiful place to visit. It is quite popular for tourism as it has a number of historical places, and many other spots for tourists. Every year, a number of tourists visit France.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of France situated in South Africa. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, South Africa has a representation in France. The consulate services are granted to visitors from South Africa to France as well as to Afghan citizens in South Africa. These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarizing documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Absentee Tazkera
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Visa Types Granted By France Are;

  • France Tourist Visa
  • France Business Visa
  • France Journalist Visa
  • France Film Visa
  • France Conference Visa
  • France Medical Visa
  • France Transit Visa
  • France Visa
  • France Missionary Visa
  • France Diplomatic/Official Visa
  • France Student Visa
  • France Entry Visa
  • France Employment Visa


You can book your appointments to visit the embassy by contacting them through phone call/ email or check schedules on their official website. It is mandatory to contact before visiting the embassy because the office hours may vary.

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