South African Consulate General in Sao Paulo

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Sao Paulo which is the city of Brazil.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Brazil is Mr M. N. Mbete, 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 M. N. Mbete, Consul General

COVID-19 Statistics - South Africa
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the South African Consulate General in Sao Paulo could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

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 Brazil. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, Brazil has a representation in South Africa. The consulate services are granted to visitors from Brazil to South Africa as well as to Afghan citizens in Brazil. 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 Consulate General in Sao Paulo, if you find this information is not correct.


Joyce Sibanda

I need an emergency document. I lost my documents I need a travelling documents to go home

Charles moneke

Good morning, I'm a South African citizen living here in Brazil. I need to sign a document and send it back to South Africa, but i need the document legalized at the south african embassy here. Please let me know when i can come over and do the legalization of the document at your office. Thanks and i await your response.

Caio Anteghini

Dear sir/madam, I need to apply for a critical skills visa to South Africa, I have already all my documentation ready but I’d like to know if I need to book an appointment at the South African Consulate in Sao Paulo or if this is a walk-in service If it’s a walk-in service can you please provide opening hours? If appointment is needed, when is the earliest available date/time from 6/Nov Thanks in advance

South African Embassy in Brasilia, Brazil

SES Avenida das Nações
Quadra 801 lote 6
70406-900 - Brasília - DF

(+55) 61 3312 9500

(+55) 61 3322 8491