British Consulate General in Cape Town
15th Floor, Norton Rose House, 8 Riebeek Street
+27 21 405 2400
+27 21 405 2455
If you’re in Cape Town, South Africa and you urgently need help, call +27 21 405 2400. If you’re in the UK and concerned about a British national in Cape Town, South Africa, call 020 7008 1500.
Monday to Thursday 8 am to 4:30 pm and Friday 8 am to 1.30 pm
Consular Public Opening Hours
Monday to Thursday 8.30. to 12.30 only
What the embassy cannot do for you
The embassy cannot:
• Help you enter a country, if you don’t have a visa or your passport is not valid.
• Pay any bills or give you money (in very exceptional circumstances, which you’ll have to pay back).
• Make travel arrangements for you, or find you work or accommodation.
• Make business arrangements on your behalf.