South African Consulate General in Toronto

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Toronto which is the city of Canada.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Canada is Mr Nyameko Goso, 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 Nyameko Goso, Consul General

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 Canada. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, Canada has a representation in South Africa. The consulate services are granted to visitors from Canada to South Africa as well as to Afghan citizens in Canada. 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.

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David Graham

Very proud of your country. Thank you.

Lance Lamberton

Good day, I applied for my South African passport in April 2023, My wife, Sally Lamberton, has received her new passport (we applied at the same time) I called in November last year and I was informed that I should get in touch in the new year if it still hadn't arrived. I have a trip panned to South Africa in March for a very important family event. How do I get in touch with someone for support? Thanks. Lance Lamberton [email protected] Old Passport Number: A02650444

Chantal Hans

Good day I urgently need my visa is live in Cape Town South Africa and submitted my application 17 December my family member is very ill and we have a medical letter from the Doctor, our flight is 22nd December PLEASE PLEASE assist us to expidite our visa We did biometrics already a while ago


Please help as i am canadian permanent resident do i need a visa to visit south africa if yes please let me know the process as i have Indian passport?

Mhiret Lemma

i need appointment

Denise Tennant

Hi, I have a relative coming to visit at the end of August but according to him he needs proof of residency from me. What documents can I use for this as I do not have a passport.

South African High Commission in Ottawa, Canada

15 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1M 1M8

(+1) 613 744 0330

(+1) 613 741 1639
(+1) 613 744 3270

South African Honorary Consulate in Vancouver, Canada

Currently closed
Vancouver, BC