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Consulate of South Africa in Chicago

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The South African Consulate is a diplomatic mission in Chicago and is appointed by the Embassy of South Africa in Washington. Below you will find the contact details of the consulate as well as the name of the South African consul serving in Chicago.

Contact details of the South African Consulate in Chicago - the United States


South African Consulate General in Chicago, the United States 200 South Michigan Avenue, 6th Floor Chicago Illinois 60604 United States

Telephone Number:

(+1) 312 939 7929

Fax Number:

(+1) 312 939 2588




Ms Peal Nomvume Magaqa - Consul General

Office Hours:


The South African Consulate in Chicago

is a lower level diplomatic representative office appointed by the Embassy of South Africa in the United States and is lead by Ms Peal Nomvume Magaqa - Consul General of South Africa to the United States.

Type of Consulate

Some South African consulates in the United States are honorary consulates and do not handle visa or passport matters.

Inquire the consulate in Chicago directly or visit the official website of the consulate

Consular Appointment

Before you visit the South African consulate in Chicago, make sure that you first check if you need an appointment.

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Important notices related to consular matters

- For South African visa applications, passports for South Africa and other consulate matters related to South Africa please contact the consulate in Chicago directly by telephone (+1) 312 939 7929 or email

- In the United States you will find consulates of South Africa in Chicago, Dallas, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Mobile, New Orleans, New York and Salt Lake City.

- Many other countries such as Latvia, Portugal, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Egypt, El Salvador, Austria, Guatemala, Thailand, Liberia and more hold appointed consular departments in Chicago.