Honorarkonsulat der Republik Südafrika
für Sachsen und Sachsen-Anhalt

Who we are and what we do

Activities of the Honorary Consulate

The tasks of a honorary consul are essentially the following:

  • assistance in the cooperation between SME’s of Saxony/Saxony-Anhalt and South Africa
  • contact office for South African business people visiting Germany
  • preparation of information
  • representation of South Africa at functions
  • consular routine tasks
  • support of the exchange of young people especially students
  • support of cultural and sporty cooperation

Our Mission

In principal we would like to focus on the following targets:

1. Development of stabile connections to organizations and persons which have a potential interest in or already have a cooperation with South Africa:

  • small and medium enterprises from the economy,
  • trading concerns,
  • schools,
  • sports organizations,
  • academic institutions,
  • personalities,
  • tourism enterprises

2. Building-up an interim system of students exchange between Saxony/Saxony-Anhalt and South Africa (similar to the existing system with USA and England)

 3. First activities for initiating the improvement of the cooperation between SMEs of Saxony/Saxony-Anhalt and South Africa

 4. Initiation of scientific contacts between scientific institutions in Saxony / Saxony-Anhalt and South Africa, for example by promoting the possibilities of the South African scientific institutions in Saxony / Saxony-Anhalt

 5. Activities for supporting the tourism

  • build-up an association of independent tourism enterprises in Saxony/Saxony-Anhalt which are active for South Africa,
  • realisation of a yearly information evening with representatives of South Africa in preparation with the Embassy

6. Realization of presentations and information events on the Republic of South Africa