South African Embassy in Harare

The Embassy of South Africa is located in Harare which is the city of Zimbabwe.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of South Africa located in Zimbabwe is Mr M. N. Mbete, 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 M. N. Mbete, Ambassador

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


Tariro Makanda

Is the system now up we have been told has been down since Tuesday?

Admire Manyimo

Hello Sir or Madam. I would like to know how to book an appointment at your embassy. I want to pay for an overstay I did about 10 years ago so I don't know if I need to book an appointment or I just visit the embassy.

Stella Devasconcellos

looking to apply for my southafrican citizenship by descent

Cynthia Malemelo

Goodday. I would like to clear my overstay for m child for 2015. Should i go to the embassy with cash or swipe and how long does it take.

Brighton Tukunyuku

good day i want to book an appointment to apply for a study permit how do i go about it . regards

Mutatabikwa Brian Tapiwa

Good morning. I am a qualified teacher in Zimbabwe. How can I apply for a South African work permit?


How do l apply for a study permit?

Destine Mashava

Good day I am kindly asking on how I can apply for a a Study VISA, do I have to visit the embassy and how can I make an appointment with the Embassy. I am expecting to go to Study in South Africa at TUT

Shamiso Mlambo

Hi how are you I want to book for paying my overstay in South Africa 18 /10/2023