South African High Commission in Yaounde

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Yaounde which is the city of Cameroon.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Cameroon is Ms Z. Makina, High Commissioner. 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: Ms Z. Makina, High Commissioner

COVID-19 Statistics - South Africa
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the South African High Commission in Yaounde 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 Cameroon. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, Cameroon has a representation in South Africa. The consulate services are granted to visitors from Cameroon to South Africa as well as to Afghan citizens in Cameroon. 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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Vincent Folefac Anu

For medical tests required for study visa, are there specific laboratories/hospitals where these should be done? Which are the tests that are required? Thanks

Ndongcheng Toumghefezieh

Good day sir\madam please i will like to know my visa status

Victor Nnibah FONDOH

Dear Sir Good day. I write to request for appointment date to visit your embassy for a visit to South Africa.

NDONGCHENG TOUMGHEFEZIEH

Please can I have the appointment for more for the visa

Nong cheng Toumghefezieh Ndangchu

Please can I have the former used to book appointment for the visa

Ngwa Fabrice Ambe

I have been invited you to attend the IUIS 2023 to be held 27 November – 2 December 2023 in Cape Town, South Africa and been and I have received travel Grant and I will receive financial support to attend this year's Congress. I have been selected as a delegate to present an abstract in South Africa with focus on Microbiome. I am writing to inquired about the requirement to apply for a visa and which type of visa status will be suitable. I will be grateful if my request is granted

NGWA FABRICE AMBE

I have been invited you to attend the IUIS 2023 to be held 27 November – 2 December 2023 in Cape Town, South Africa and been and I have received travel Grant and I will receive financial support to attend this year's Congress. I have been selected as a delegate to present an abstract in South Africa with focus on Microbiome. I am writing to inquired about the requirement to apply for a visa and which type of visa status will be suitable. I will be grateful if my request is granted