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Chief Directorate: Consular Services

Chief Director / Director Consular Policy and Legislation / Deputy Director: Policy and Legalisation / Director: Consular Services / Consular Incident Command Centre / Deputy Director: Consular Services: Africa / Deputy Director: Consular Services: Asia and Middle East / Deputy Director: Consular Services: Americas and Europe /

Fax number (Consular) : (012) 329 1752
Fax number (Legalisation) : (012) 329 1018

E-mail: consular@dirco.gov.za (Consular enquiries)
E-mail: legalisation@dirco.gov.za (Legalisation enquiries i.e. Authentications and Apostilles)

Physical Address

NE2A-Ground Floor
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road
Rietondale
Pretoria


In case of an after-hours emergency, kindly contact the Department's Opsroom at: (012) 351 1000.



CHIEF DIRECTORATE CONSULAR SERVICES

NameRankContact details
Mr C Chetty (Chris) Acting Chief Director (012) 351 0026
Vacant    
Ms A M Marumo (Rungi) ASD: PA (012) 351 0682


DIRECTORATE: DIRECTOR CONSULAR POLICY AND LEGISLATION

Fax: (012) 329 1752 (Mark for Attention: Relevant Official)
Enquiries: consular@dirco.gov.za

Name Rank Contact details
Mr V Mditshwa (Victor, Chief) (Acting Chief Director) Director (012) 351 1250
Ms G J Hankins (Glenda) Senior Secretary (012) 351 1699


SUB-DIRECTORATE: POLICY AND LEGALISATION

Name Rank Contact details
Ms A Krüger (Annamarie) Deputy Director (012) 351 1146
Mr D Geldenhuys (Diederik) Assistant Director (012) 351 1249
Mr R Badenhorst (Roy) Assistant Director (012) 351 1311
Ms I Steyn (Ilze) Assistant Director (012) 351 1385
Ms P Z Mditshane (Zanele) Assistant Director (012) 351 0317

SECTION: LEGALISATION

For any legalisation enquiries i.e. Authentications and Apostilles, kindly contact the Enquiry Office at:

Tel: (012) 351 1726
Fax: (012) 329 1018 (Mark for Attention: Relevant Official)

Legalisation E-mail Enquiries: legalisation@dirco.gov.za
(Authentications and Apostilles)

Name Rank Contact details
Ms M Aspeling (Michelle) Assistant Director (012) 351 1232
Ms P J Ehlers (Penny) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 1269
Ms G J Grové (Trudie) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 1231
Ms S Saran-Moodley (Sasha) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 1717
Ms S Nkonyeni (Somikazi) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 0595
Ms M Botes (Rietjie) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 0033
Ms N P Qakaza-Moyakhe (Ncameka) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 1490
Ms H A Marais (Hazel) Foreign Service Office (012) 351 1268
Ms M Mbuyane (Portia) Foreign Service Office (012) 351 8181


DIRECTORATE: CONSULAR SERVICES (Geographical Desks)

Name Rank Contact details
Mr C Chetty (Chris) Director (012) 351 0026
Ms M I D Mokate (Dolores) Senior Foreign Affairs Admin Officer (012) 351 0809


CONSULAR INCIDENT COMMAND CENTRE (CICC) - CONSULAR OPERATIONS ROOM

Name Rank Contact details
Ms M Schoeman (Mariaan) Assistant Director (012) 351 1755
Ms P Naicker (Roshinee) Senior Secretary (012) 351 0924


SUB-DIRECTORATE: CONSULAR SERVICES: AFRICA

Name Rank Contact details
Mr S Kruis Deputy Director (012) 351 1623

CONSULAR SECTION: AFRICA I
Algeria, Angola, Burundi, Congo (Brazzaville), Djibouti, Eritrea, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritania, Mauritius, Nigeria, Seychelles, Somalia, Tunisia, Zimbabwe

Name Rank Contact details
Ms N Sepoko (Ntsoaki) Assistant Director (012) 351 1942

CONSULAR SECTION: AFRICA II
Benin, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia (Senegal), Guinea (Conakry), Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Senegal, Sudan, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania

Name Rank Contact details
Ms G P Coetzee (Ida) Assistant Director (012) 351 1308

CONSULAR SECTION: AFRICA III
Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic (CAR), Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Sao Tome & Principe, Sierra Leone (Côte d’Ivoire), Togo, Uganda, Zambia

Name Rank Contact details
Ms N N Mgqibi (Kaya) Foreign Admin Officer (012) 351 0685


SUB-DIRECTORATE: CONSULAR SERVICES: ASIA AND THE MIDDLE EAST

Name Rank Contact details
Mr B Malan (Ben) Deputy Director (012) 351 1270

CONSULAR SECTION: MIDDLE EAST I
Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, South Korea (Republic), North Korea (People’s Republic)

Name Rank Contact details
Ms T Nongauza (Tina) Assistant Director (012) 351 0667

Mongolia, People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, Papua New Guinea, Pacific Islands (Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu)

Name Rank Contact details
Ms N Dubese (Nosiphiwe) Foreign Service Officer (012) 351 0911

CONSULAR SECTION: MIDDLE EAST II
Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, India

Name Rank Contact details
Ms V N Pityana (Nombeko) Assistant Director (012) 351 1910

Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives

Name Rank Contact details
Vacant    

CONSULAR SECTION: MIDDLE EAST III
Australia

Name Rank Contact details
Ms M Schoeman (Mariaan) Assistant Director (012) 351 1755


SUB-DIRECTORATE: CONSULAR SERVICES: AMERICAS AND EUROPE

Name Rank Contact details
Mr A Brown (Alfred) Deputy Director (012) 351 1252

CONSULAR SECTION: UK, IRELAND, BENELUX COUNTRIES, NORDIC AND GERMAN SPEAKING COUNTRIES
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Name Rank Contact details
Ms K van der Vyver (Karien) Assistant Director (012) 351 1294

CONSULAR SECTION: MEDITERANEAN EUROPE, CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE
Albania, Azerbaijan, Belarus, France, Italy, Malta, Macedonia, Monaco, Portugal, Russian Federation, San Marino, Turkey, Vatican, Romania, Poland

Name Rank Contact details
Vacant    

Armenia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Georgia, Moldova, Serbia, Montenegro, Spain, Ukraine

Name Rank Contact details
Ms Y Ngobeni (Yingisani) Foreign Affairs Admin Officer (012) 351 1969

CONSULAR SECTION: USA, CANADA & CARIBBEAN
Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent & The Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago

Name Rank Contact details
Ms N A Beja (Neliswa) Assistant Director (012) 351 0824

CONSULAR SECTION: LATIN AMERICA

Name Rank Contact details
Ms E Groenewald (Elzanne) Assistant Director (012) 351 1263

CENTRAL AMERICA & THE ANDES
Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, , Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Venezuela

MERCOSUR COUNTRIES
Brazil

Name Rank Contact details
Vacant    

CENTRAL AMERICA & THE ANDES
Bolivia, Ecuador, Panama, Peru

MERCOSUR COUNTRIES
Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay


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