South African Honorary Consulate in Kathmandu

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Kathmandu which is the city of Nepal.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Nepal is Mr Pradeep Kumar Shrestha, 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 Pradeep Kumar Shrestha, Honorary Consul

South Africa Tourists Details
South Africa 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 South Africa.

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

South Africa VISAS
Following are the types of visas provided by this embassy to be used by the citizens:

  • South Africa Tourist Visa
  • Visit Visa
  • Business Visa
  • Work Visa
  • Medical Visa
  • Study Visa
  • Relatives’ Visa
  • Exchange Visa
  • Retired Persons’ 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.

*Please help us to update with correct information for South African Honorary Consulate in Kathmandu , if you find this information is not correct.


Carla Vicente

Mr Pradeep, Good afternoon, I am Brazilian I want to go to Johannesburg from Nepal as tourism what time the embassy its open or what I need ? Thanks

Louis Boshoff

To whom it may concern, I am an SA citizen living in Nepal. I need some documents notarized. appreciated if you can let me know how to make an appointment with the consulate for this and share an email contact through which to make this appointment.

Suraj Lama

Respected Sir/Madam, I would like to know more about the South Africa Student Visa. I'm planning to send my cousin for PIlot training in South Africa. I would like to know the processing time, required documents, fees, etc.. related to the student visa application. Thanking you.

Abdulraqeb Al-okaishi

I am from Yemen and traveling to Nepal, from Nepal, I would like to apply for a visa to South Africa for a workshop. What documents do I need to prepare and how long does it take to get the Visa? Thanks for your support.


hi, i am a travel agent and we have 4 pax (all doctors) who wants to travel south africa for holiday. please kindly advise us how can we apply for tourist visa and how do we apply and what are the visa requirements for nepali nationals. please kindly assist us. Thank you.