Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome on the Website of the Austrian Embassy Pretoria!
You will find information on Austria, as well as on Austrian institutions and activities in the countries covered by the Austrian Embassy Pretoria, which are South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe.
The section "Practical Advice" provides help in consular matters and information for travellers to and from Austria.
This website is being updated and improved on a regular basis. Any comments and suggestions are welcome!
Consulate in Cape Town
Due to the relocation of the Honorary Consulate General in Cape Town, it will be closed on Monday, 02 March and Wednesday, 04 March 2015.
The new address and a map can be found here.
Consulate in Johannesburg
The Austrian Honorary Consulate in Johannesburg will be closed until 13th March.
Study in Europe Fair
Linde Waber/Alice Golding – Exhibition in Cape Town
Continue to the opening of the exhibition
Cello Classes for Young People from Disadvantaged Areas
Austria in the rainbow nation
The Embassy proudly announces that a book about Austrians in South Africa has been published:
Red-White-Red in the rainbow nation / History and Stories of Austrian Immigrants in South Africa (edited by Andrea Heuberger)
For more information click here (in German).