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Consulate of China in Cape Town

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Chinese 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 Cape Town is not the only diplomatic representation of China in South Africa. On this page you can also find all other Chinese consulates located in South Africa.


Chinese Consulate General in Cape Town, South Africa 25 Rhodes Drive (M63) Newlands P.O. Box 3714 Cape Town 8000 South Africa


(+27) 21-674 0579


(+27) 21-674 0538





Shi Weiqiang - Consul General

Office Hours:

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the Chinese consulate in South Africa, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Cape Town by telephone (+27) 21-674 0579 or email chinaconsul_ct_za@mfa.gov.cn

Visa and Passports

The consulate of China in Cape Town can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the Chinese 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.

Chinese Consulates in South Africa

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

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

Search your Hotel close to the Chinese Consulate in Cape Town

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

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of China in Cape Town could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.