Russian Embassy in Pretoria

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

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of Russia located in South Africa is Mr Mikhail Ivanovich Petrakov, 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 Mikhail Ivanovich Petrakov, Ambassador

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

Russia Tourists Details
Russia 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 Russia.

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

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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Russian Consulate General in Cape Town, South Africa

Norton Rose House, 12th floor
8 Riebeeck Street
Cape Town 8001
P O Box 261
Cape Town 8000
South Africa

(+27) 21 418 3656
(+27) 21 418 3657

(+27) 21 419 2651

http://capetown.mid.ru