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The Consular network

Currently the Italian diplomatic-consular network in South Africa is subdivided into areas of territorial jurisdiction in which the Consular Section in the Embassy is competent for the metropolitan area of Pretoria, and the Italian citizens residing in the other countries of diplomatic accreditation: Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius and Namibia.

The Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg is competent for Gauteng Province (excluding Pretoria), the Free State, North-West, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal.

The Consulate of Italy in Cape Town is competent for the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Northern Cape.



Embassy of Italy  (Consular Section)  PRETORIA
796 George Avenue
Arcadia  0083
Tel.  +27 12 423-0000


Consulate General of Italy in JOHANNESBURG
37, 1st Avenue (corner 2nd Street)
Houghton Estate  2196
Tel.  +27 11 728-1392/3
Making an appointment with the Visa Section
Email addresses:
General – information:
Notary public office:
School office:
Visa office:
Social assistance

Consulate of Italy in CAPE TOWN
2 Grey’s Pass
Gardens  8000
Cape Town
Tel. +27 21 487-3900


Under the jurisdiction of the Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg operates a Honorary Consulate in Durban:

Honorary Consulate of Italy in DURBAN
Honorary Consul Mr. Constantino BUCCIMAZZA

3 Meadway, Drummond, KwaZulu-Natal
Cell.: +27 (0)083 456 0131


Under the jurisdiction of the Consulate of Italy in Cape Town operate two Honorary Vice Consulates, in Port Elizabeth and East London.

Honorary Vice Consulate of Italy in GQBERHA (formerly PORT ELIZABETH)

Honorary Consul Ms. Nadia PUTIGNA

Greenacres-Shop 9 Adel Centre

10 Newton Street, Newton Park, Port Elizabeth 6045

Cell. 082 320 4432



Honorary Vice Consulate of Italy in EAST LONDON

Honorary Consul Ms. Vicky Anne VERWEY BETTA
14 Briar Lane Extension
Beacon Bay, East London

Cell. 063 120 5528



The Honorary Consulates in Antananarivo and Nosy Be (Madagascar), the Honorary Consulate in Port Louis (Mauritius) and the Honorary Consulate General in Windhoek (Namibia) are under the jurisdiction of the Embassy of Italy in pretoria (Consular Section).


Honorary Consulate in Antananarivo – MADAGASCAR
Honorary Consul Michele FRANCHI

Zone d’activités mixtes THUYA Nouvelle Route Digue – Andohatapenaka 101 Antananarivo

Tel. +261 (0) 2022 225 54
Cell. +261(0)34 41 451 47


Honorary Consulate in Nosy Be – MADAGASCAR
Honorary Consul Claudio SIRAGUSA
c/o Hotel Marlin Club – Madirokely
B.P.205 – 207 Nosy Be
Tel. +261 32 07 127 64


Honorary Consulate of Italy in Port Louis – MAURITIUS
Honorary Consul:   Stefano ZINNO
Royal Road, Pointe aux Cannoniers, Propertymauritius building
Tel.  +230 2630-358
Fax  +230 697-5948
Cell. +230 525-04355


Honorary Consulate of Italy in Windhoek – NAMIBIA
Honorary Consul: Alessandro MICHELETTI

24 Schanzen Weg, Klein Windhoek, Windhoek
Cell. +264 81 308-8570