Portuguese Consulate General in Johannesburg

The Embassy of Portugal is located in Johannesburg which is the city of South Africa.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of Portugal located in South Africa is Mr Carlos Jos� de Pinho e Melo Pereira Marques, Consul General. 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 Carlos Jos� de Pinho e Melo Pereira Marques, Consul General

Portugal Tourists Details
Portugal 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 Portugal.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of Portugal 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 Portugal. The consulate services are granted to visitors from South Africa to Portugal 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 Portugal Are;

  • Portugal Tourist Visas (T)
  • Portugal Business Visas (B)
  • Portugal Entry Visas (X)
  • Portugal Portugalemployment(E) & Project (P) Visas
  • Portugal Student Visas (S)
  • Portugal Medical Visas (Med) & Medical Attendant Visas (Med X)
  • Portugal Conference/Seminar Visas (C)
  • Portugal Journalist Visas (J)
  • Portugal Research Visas (R)
  • Portugal Missionary Visas (M)
  • Portugal Mountaineering Visas (Mx)
  • Portugal Intern Visas (I)
  • Portugal Film Visas (F)
  • Portugal Transit Visas
  • Portugal Gratis Visas


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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Good morning sir. I'm in urgent need of my passport to travel TO ATTEND MY UNCLE'S BURIAL ON THURSDAY -17/12/23, in the interim of my visa application process at the portugal consulate as i informed the VFS at Rivonia road office when my application was submitted on the 16/11/23 at 11.30am. My application ref. is JOAC/161123/0010/01 and my Passport No. is B017557534 and my name is OLALEKON OLADIMEJI ADEBOLA. Thank you for the urgent consideration and release of my passport in the interim of application process as already informed to the vfs desk officer initially.

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