Visas

Non-Immigrant Visas are processed in Visa Sections at three United States Consulates in South Africa located in Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban. U.S. Consulate Johannesburg processes applications for Immigrant Visas to the U.S.

ELECTRONICS: Visitors are not permitted to bring electronic devices (phones, tablets, laptops, cameras, etc.) into the Consulate. All such items should remain either at home or secured in their car. At their own risk, applicants may leave phones at the Consulate entrance in provided lockers. Note that the lockers are small and large items such as tablets or laptops cannot be checked at the entrance.

For all visa information, please visit the Visa section of the main U.S. Mission to South Africa website.

The U.S. Consulate Durban processes Non-Immigrant visas only for Kwazulu-Natal Province.

Please Note:  There is no public parking available for consular clients in the building which houses the U.S. Consulate General in Durban.  Paid Parking is available at several public parking garages in the area.  Parking garages closest to the Consulate General in Durban include: the Royal Hotel, the Workshop shopping center and Pine Parkade.

Call Center:
087 550-2160 (Nationwide)