URGENT: final consular clinics on the 30th November in Durban and in Capetown on the 8th December..................PLEASE NOTE THE MALAWI CONSULATE WILL BE CLOSED DURING THE FESTIVE SEASON

Emergency travel documents

Requirements Emergency travel documents

  • Police Affidavit/ copy of original passport
  • Two passport size photographs(coloured on a white background).
  • R500 processing fees.
  • Applicants to present themselves in person
  • Emergency travel documents are processed immediately
  • ETD'S are for Malawian nationals and NOT for residents.


The Consulate General is open Mondays to Fridays
Monday 9.00a.m. to 1.00p.m
Tuesday 9.00a.m. to 1.00p.m
Wednesday Closed for out-of-duty station assignments
Thursday 9.00a.m. to 1.00p.m
Friday 9.00a.m. to 12.00p.m

The Malawi Consulate General is closed on both
South African and Malawian public holidays.


Postal address is:

Box 3881

Physical Address:

4 Dodge Street
Woodmead Ext 4
2157, Sandton.

Telephone numbers:

(+27) 11 234 6424
(+27) 11 234 8577
(+27) 11 234 3938
(+27) 11 803 4919

Fax number: 

(+27) 11 807 7790      

Email address: