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Emergency Numbers

The emergency numbers are active when the Embassy or the Consulates offices are closed.

Please use these numbers exclusivesly for emergencies of Italian citizens. To ask for information, one may contact the relevant office of the Embassy between 9 am and 4 pm from Monday to Thursday and from 9 to am to 1 pm on Friday, South African time (for the Consulates, please check their respective webpages).

Embassy of Italy in Pretoria
Emergency number
+27 82 781 5972 (from Italy and other foreign countries)
082 781 5972 (from South Africa)

The emergency number is actve also on whatsapp. For written communications, one may use also the emergency e-mail address It would be advisable to call or send a whatsapp message before sending an e-mail. The phone number, whatsapp contact and e-mail are to be used exclusively for emergencies.

The Embassy in Pretoria is competent for Pretoria (the entire Tshwane municipality) in South Africa, and for Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius and Namibia.

Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg
Emergency number
+27 82 854 4725
The jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Johannesburg covers the city of Johannesburg, including O.R. Tambo airport, the remaining Gauteng Province (excluding Tshwane), the Provinces of KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Mpumalanga, Limpopo, North West.

Consulate in Cape Town
Emergency number
+27 83 398 3010
The jurisdiction of the Consulate in Cape Town covers Cape Town and the whole province of the Western Cape, and the Provinces of Northern Cape and Eastern Cape.






Honorary Consulate of Italy in DURBAN
Honorary Consul: Costantino BUCCIMAZZA
Italian Club – 82 Fairway – Durban North
Tel.: +27 031 5645678
Fax: +27 031 5645678
Cell.: +27 083 4560131


Deputy Honorary Consulate of Italy in PORT ELIZABETH
Deputy Honorary Consul: Loredana CIVICO
at the Italian Sporting Club
17 Harold Road, Charlo – Porth Elisabeth 6070
Tel: +27 (0)63 131 7708


Deputy Honorary Consulate of Italy in EAST LONDON
Deputy Honorary Consul: Enrico CONTARDO
117 Western Avenue, Vincent East, East London
P.O. Box 8144 – Nahoon, East London – 5210
Tel: +27 (0)43 726 9475



Honorary Consulate of Italy in Antananarivo
Honorary Consul: Michele FRANCHI
Lantana Residence III F 7 Rue Andriba – Mahamasina Sud
101 Antananarivo
Tel. +261 (0)2022 225 54
Cell. +261 (0)34 41 451 47


Honorary Consulate of Italy in Nosy Be
Honorary Consul: Claudio SIRAGUSA
Hotel Marlin Club – Madirokely
B.P.205 – 207 Nosy Be
Tel. +261 32 07 127 64




Honorary Consulate of Italy in Port Louis
Honorary Consul: Stefano ZINNO
Rue Nicolson, Vacoas, Mauritius
Tel.: +230-6864233
Fax: +230-6975948
Cell: +230-52504355



Consular Correspondent: Alessandro MICHELETTI
Tel. +264-81-3088570