Malawian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa

You will find information such as contact info, email, website address, opening hours and direction to the Malawian High Commission in Pretoria. The Embassy helps the government of Malawi to maintain cordial economic, political, cultural, social and other transnational ties with the government of South Africa.

Head of Mission :
Chrissie Ndasochera Kaponda, Ambassador

Consular Services
Consulate services including visa, passport, document legalization, emergency travel document and assistance, and so on are provided by the embassy and/or consulate. Be sure to contact them ahead on how to book an appointment or be properly directed.

Appointment booking can be done via phone call during the official opening hours. The consulate may have dedicated support for Malawi in South Africa, or prioritize their appointments

Visa and Passport
If you want to know more about the types of Visas for your travel to Malawi or more information, you can get more information Malawi Visa.

Visa types granted by Malawi are;

  • Malawi Tourist Visa
  • Malawi Transit Visa
  • Malawi Official Visa
  • Malawi Courtesy Visa
  • Malawi Diplomatic Visa

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Malawi Representation in South Africa
Malawi is well represented in South Africa by Malawian High Commission in Pretoria andMalawian Consulate General in Johannesburg . The Malawian Embassy is located in the capital city of South Africa and may (may not) provide the same services of the Malawian consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

South Africa Representation in Malawi
South Africa is also well represented in Malawi by South African High Commission in Lilongwe . The South Africa Embassy is located in the capital city of Malawi and may (may not) provide the same services of the South African consulate located in another city. It is crucial to call for direction.

Malawi and South Africa Representation in the World
Both countries have good bilateral relationships and they are well represented in different countries around the world. Malawi has 28 Embassies and Consulates worldwide while South Africa has 200 Embassies and Consulates worldwide.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Malawian High Commission in Pretoria could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

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The purpose of your intended travel (Tourist, Business, Studies or etc) and other facts will determine what type of visa is required under Malawi immigration law. As a visa applicant, you will need to establish that you meet all requirements to receive the category of visa for which you are applying.

Malawian other Embassies, Consulates and representations in South Africa

Along with the Malawian High Commission in Pretoria, Malawi also has  1  other representations in South Africa as:


Malawian Consulate General in Johannesburg, South Africa

4 Dodge Street, in Woodmead Ext 4
2157, Sandton
P. O. Box 3881
Rivonia 2128
South Africa

(+27) 11 234 8577

(+27) 11 807 7790