Contact us

Operating hours

Walk-in policy:

The British Council operates with an appointment booking system, if you have a need that requires a visit to our offices, please use the below link to book. Walk-ins are strictly prohibited without a confirmed appointment. https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/BritishCouncilSouthAfrica@britishcouncil.org/bookings

Switchboard hours:

Monday to Thursday: 08.00 -16.00
Friday: 08.00 -12.30
Our switchboard is closed on public holidays and weekends

Exam queries:

Call us

Telephone: +27 (0)11 560 9300

Exams fax no: +27 (0)86 570 0422

Contact us online

Please send all enquires to ssa.enquiries@britishcouncil.org

UK visa applications and information: please contact the UK Border Agency in South Africa

Visa processing and collections: please contact UK Visa Application Centre

Help for British nationals: please contact the British High Commission in Pretoria

Our offices

Please note: There are no parking facilities at our offices. Kindly make use of the parking facilities within the area.

Johannesburg

Postal address:
P.O. Box 655
Parklands 2121
South Africa

Physical address:
Dunkeld Corner
275 Jan Smuts Avenue
Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, 2196