Please note our Cape Town Office will be closed from 18 December to 11 January – if the matter is urgent please contact the Irish Embassy in Pretoria
Kader Asmal Fellowship Programme 2016
09 November 2015
Applications for study in Ireland in 2016 under the Kader Asmal Fellowship Programme are now open. More information on the Programme.
04 June 2015
Contracts worth over €12 million for Irish companies are among the initial results of the trade mission to South Africa, led by Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan, TD, this week. Minister Flanagan is today (Friday) concluding a four-day Enterprise Ireland trade mission to the South Africa.
Minister Flanagan also visited a school participating in the Amawele schools-twinning project which is supported by Irish Aid.
13 April 2015
There is a fault with the Embassy’s telephone line. The fault occurred between 17:00 and 19:00 on Sunday 12 April. The problem has been reported to Telkom.
The Embassy regrets any inconvenience caused to customers as a result of this problem. Customers are advised to contact the Embassy until the service is restored.
A further notice will be posted on this website when the fault has been repaired.
Embassy of Ireland
11 March 2015
The UCD Smurfit Business School visited South Africa with a group of 26 MBA graduates from 7-14 March 2015. This study tour was their first to South Africa and included visits to Johannesburg and Cape Town. The Embassy was happy to support the visit and assisted in finalising their itinerary.
5 February 2015
The Embassy participated in a football tournament last November, which was organised by the Italian Embassy to mark it's Presidency of the European Union
4 February 2015
President Michael D. Higgins, accompanied by his wife Sabina, undertook an official working visit to Africa in November 2014.