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Consulate of France in Durban

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French Diplomatic mission in South Africa. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Durban is not the only diplomatic representation of France in South Africa. On this page you can also find all other French consulates located in South Africa.


French Consulate in Durban, South Africa Office no. 3 St Andrews House 52 Saint Andrews Drive Durban North 4051 South Africa


(+27) (31) 573 1554


(+27) (31) 573 1447






Mr Marc Schmitt, Honorary Consul

Office Hours:


Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the French consulate in South Africa, please check in first instance the consulate website www.consulfrance-jhb.org .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Durban by telephone (+27) (31) 573 1554 or email fconsdbn@sos.co.za

Visa and Passports

The consulate of France in Durban can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the French consulate before a visit since not every consulate in South Africa offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for South Africa

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit South Africa. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

French Consulates in South Africa

The French Consulate in Durban is not the only French consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of France located in South Africa. A French consulate can be found in the city of: Cape Town, Durban, East London, Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth

Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services.

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When you need to find a place to stay close to the French consulate we provide a handy hotel search box for accommodation in a hotel or guesthouse in Durban, South Africa.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of France in Durban could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.