Population: 57,7 million (June 2018 estimate).  Exchange rate: 1 CAD = 11.12 ZAR (21 September 2018).  Official Languages: 11.  Landmass: 1 233 404 km².   GDP Rank: 37 th (2016, World Bank).
Population: 57,7 million (June 2018 estimate).  Exchange rate: 1 CAD = 11.12 ZAR (21 September 2018).  Official Languages: 11.  Landmass: 1 233 404 km².   GDP Rank: 37 th (2016, World Bank).

Latest News

June 8, 2018

South Africa elected to UN Security Council

Uncontested candidates still need to win more than two-thirds of the overall General Assembly vote to be elected. Read more...

Latest News

June 8, 2018

Media Remarks following South Africa's election to the Non-Permanent Seat in the UN Security Council

We wish to express our sincere appreciation to the Member States of the UN General Assembly for supporting South Africa's candidacy for the non-permanent seat on the Security Council for the period 2019-2020. We are honoured and humbled by this gesture of confidence. Read more...

Latest News

June 7, 2018

President Ramaphosa departs South Africa for Canada to participate in the G7 leaders' summit outreach.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has today, Thursday, 07 July 2018, departed South Africa for Canada, to participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach to be held in Québec City under the theme “Healthy, Productive and Resilient Oceans and Seas, Coasts and Communities”. Read more...

Latest News

June 6, 2018

President Ramaphosa to participate in the G7 Leaders' Summit Outreach in Quebec, Canada

President Cyril Ramaphosa will participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach to be held on Saturday, 9 June 2018, in Quebec, Canada, under the theme Healthy, Productive and Resilient Oceans and Seas, Coasts and Communities. Read more...

Latest News

May 31, 2018

Ramaphosa: SA to attend G7 summit after seven-year absence

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday said South Africa has been invited to attend the upcoming G7 summit in Canada, after a seven-year absence in the economic forum of some of the most powerful nations in the world. Read more...

Latest News

May 26, 2018

Semenya dominates 800, Coleman beaten in 100 in Oregon

EUGENE, Oregon – South Africa’s Olympic and world champion Caster Semenya put aside controversy and ran the fastest women’s 800 metres of the year at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday. Read more...

Job Opportunity

May 22, 2018

Domestic Worker/Chef

A vacancy exists at the High Commission for Domestic Worker/Chef. Please review the attached document for more information. Read more...

Latest, news

May 19, 2018

President Ramaphosa: We must all be investment envoys

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appealed to business people, labour leaders and ordinary South Africans to become investment envoys as part of his plan to attract more than R1.2 trillion worth of investment to South Africa over the next five years. Read more...

Latest, news

May 17, 2018

Collaboration agreement between Western Cape and Quebec to open markets for green economy players

GreenCape and Écotech Québec, Canada’s foremost cleantech cluster organisation, signed a framework collaboration agreement during the 9th Regional Leaders Summit, which is taking place this year in Quebec City, Canada. Read more...

Latest, news

April 16, 2018

Congratulations Team SA!

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated Team South Africa on bringing home 37 medals from the recently concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast of Australia. Read more...

















South African High Commission – Ottawa South African Consulate-General – Toronto:
15 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
K1M 1M8

Tel: (613) 744 0330
Fax: (613) 741 1639


Mon to Thu: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
110 Sheppard Avenue East, Suite 600
Toronto, ON
M2N 6Y8

Tel: (416) 944 8825
Office faxline: (416) 944 0925
Direct Office Faxline: (416) 944 0419

Mon to Thu: 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM