Consular Services

passport and ID card

Exchange rate January 2018
€ 1 = ZAR 15,00

out of office hours emergency number for Austrian citizens:
+27 82 903 2721

Our Operational Area

Austrian Embassy Pretoria
Austrian Embassy Pretoria

The Operational Area of the Austrian Embassy Pretoria includes:

South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe und Swaziland.  

Austrian Trade Commission Johannesburg

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Operational Area: Angola, Botswana, Bouvetinsel, Komoren, Lesotho, Madagaskar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mosambik, Namibia, Reunion, Sambia, Simbabwe, St. Helena, Swasiland, Südafrika

Consulents in Antananrivo (Madagaskar), Harare (Simbabwe), Kampala (Uganda), Port Louis/Mauritius und Luanda (Angola)

European Union

member countries of the European Union

EU-Delegation to South Africa        EU-Delegation to Angola                  EU-Delegation to Botswana and SADC                                                   EU-Delegation to Lesotho              EU-Delegation to Madagascar       EU-Delegation to Mauritius              EU-Del. to Mozambique                 EU-Delegation to Namibia              EU-Delegation to Zimbabwe                EU-Delegation to Swasiland


Diplomatic Academy in Vienna

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The Diplomatic Academy of Vienna is a postgraduate educational institution that prepares university graduates and university students for an international career in the areas of public service and business, as well as in management positions in international organizations and the EU.

ÖIF courses of German language in Austria

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The Austrian Foreign Ministry has set up in cooperation with the Austrian Integration Fund (ÖIF) and the Austrian Institutes the website: Sprachportal. Here you will find an overview of ÖIF courses and certified German language institutes in Austria and abroad.

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Are you planning to travel abroad? What if there is a crisis while you are away? Who will know details of your exact whereabouts and how to reach you?

It’s easy. Simply register online – so that we can provide assistance more efficiently in case of emergency.


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A guide for Austria's public authorities, services, and institutions.

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For Austrians who live a longer period abroad.