Polish Embassy in Pretoria

The Embassy of Poland is located in Pretoria which is the city of South Africa.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of Poland located in South Africa is Mr Andrzej Kanthak, Ambassador. 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 Andrzej Kanthak, Ambassador

COVID-19 Statistics - Poland
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Polish Embassy in Pretoria could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Poland Tourists Details
Poland 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 Poland.

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

  • Poland Schengen Visa
  • Poland National Visa
  • Poland Tourist Visa
  • Poland Medical
  • Poland For culture, sports, film crews or religious purposes
  • Poland For study-related purposes
  • Poland For wife/husband of a Polish citizen
  • Poland For a transit 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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Good day, Do we have to receive the original work permit and supporting documents for visa submission or the PDF is acceptable for work visa application?

Simon Anashe Manyaidze

I am from Zimbabwe, I want to book an nation student visa appointments date in pretoria, please how can i book ?

Yoshabell Gwarinda

Good Day Sir / Madam I hope I find you well. I am kindly pleading for your assistance for an appointment for my Study Visa. i am scheduled to start my Studies on 1st October 2023. I have tried booking online since August but to no avail. Your assistance in this regard will be greatly appreciated Kind Regards Yoshabell Gwarinda

Masline Netsai Mbiri

Good afternoon, may i book an appointment on the 21st of September 2023. I have tried in August and September to make an appointment through your website but i have failed. My semester begins in October at Vincent Pol Univesity Please Help

Zinyeka JTinotenda oshua

May I book an appointment for the legalisation of my documents on Friday 8 September 2023

Grzegorz Sobiegraj

Klaniam sie, moje nazwisko Grzegorz Sobiegraj i chcialbym odnowic swoj Polski paszport.


Dear sir/madam I hereby would like to book an Appointment with the Polish Embassy in Pretoria. I applied online on 13 July 2023 for a National Type D Visa - Work Visa for Poland GREEFF: ZACHARIAS LE ROUX I.D. 560131 5118 083 Passport no. A10203469 Home Address: 17 Saldanha street, Strand, Western Cape, R.S.A. Thank you


I want to book an appointment for visa. How do i go about it


boa tarde, moro em mocambique e pretendo visitar a polonia, ca em mocambique nao tem vossa embaixada, queria mais informacao sobre o visto de turismo

Polish Trade Office in Johannesburg, South Africa

56 Sixth Street
Houghton 2198
P.O.Box 1547
Houghton 2041
South Africa

(+27) 11 788 6597

(+27) 11 442 5375

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3 Chase Place, Westville 3630
P. O. Box 1351
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(+27) 31 266 9055