US Consulate Johannesburg

Learn all there is about the U.S. Consulate in Johannesburg, including:

  • Who to contact in the US Consulate Johannesburg regarding visa issues
  • How and where in Johannesburg to get your medical exam
  • Everything you need to know about your visa appointment interview at the U.S. Consulate Johannesburg.

For general information on getting a visa to the United States, check out our other helpful immigration guides:

US Consulate Johannesburg Contact Information

The main address of the US Consulate Johannesburg

Below is the address and general contact information for the U.S. Consulate Johannesburg.


1 Sandton Drive, Sandhurst (opposite Sandton City), Johannesburg, South Africa

Are you looking for U.S. Consulate Johannesburg contact information? Each individual U.S. consulate or embassy can have many, many phone numbers, email addresses, and other contact information. The information you need will depend on your specific situation.

Read below to find out how to contact the right person at the Johannesburg U.S. Consulate.

For questions relating to Immigrant Visas (IVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States permanently, then you are applying for an immigrant visa. To contact US Consulate Johannesburg for questions relating to an immigrant visa, use the contact information below.

For questions relating to Nonimmigrant Visas (NIVs):

If you are seeking to live in the United States on a temporary basis, then you should be applying for a nonimmigrant visa (NIV). To contact U.S. Consulate Johannesburg for questions relating to nonimmigrant visa applications, use the information below:

For questions relating to Fiance Visas:

If you live in South Africa and are engage to be married to a U.S. citizen, you may be interested in getting a fiance visa. To ask questions relating to fiance visas, contact someone at the Johannesburg US Consulate by using the following email address:

For questions relating to Diversity Visas:

If are a national of South Africa, and have entered the U.S. diversity visa lottery, you can direct your questions to the US Consulate Johannesburg by using the following email address:

US Consulate Johannesburg Immigration Medical Exam

To get an immigrant visa through the Johannesburg US Consulate , you will need to get an immigration medical exam before your visa interview appointment. Learn more about when and where to get a medical exam, how to schedule one, what to bring to the exam, and what to do afterwards.


How and Where To Get Your Immigration Medical Exam

If your visa interview appointment is in Johannesburg, only a designated panel physician in South Africa can perform your medical exam.

Below is a list of designated panel physicians in Johannesburg.

Family Medical Centre

Dr. Junaid Hoosen

Suite 108, Medical Mews, Sandton City, Sandton, Johannesburg

How to schedule a medical exam with Family Medical Centre:

When are appointments available at Family Medical Centre?

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Special Instructions for Medical Exam

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Dr. Brauer and Associates

Dr. Marcus Brauer MBChB (UCT), Dip PEC, DOH

Suite 207, level 2, Clock Tower Office Suites Clock Tower Shopping Centre, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

How to schedule a medical exam with Dr. Brauer and Associates:

  • Walk-In Appointments Allowed 08H00 until 16H30 during weekdays Saturdays only the Travel Clinic is open from 09H00 – 13H00
  • Online scheduling
  • Phone scheduling 021 419 1888
  • Email scheduling

When are appointments available at Dr. Brauer and Associates?

Cost of medical exam at Dr. Brauer and Associates:

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What to bring to the medical exam

  • Your visa interview appointment letter
  • Passport
  • 2 recent photographs
  • Copy of immunization records
  • DS-260 confirmation pages

US Consulate Johannesburg Visa Appointment

Here you can learn everything you need to know regarding your immigrant visa appointment at the Johannesburg US Consulate . Find out where to go and what to bring, along with instructions on cancelling or rescheduling your Johannesburg US Consulate appointment.

What to Bring to Your Immigrant Visa Interview Appointment at the US Consulate Johannesburg

  • Your interview letter from National Visa Center (NVC)
  • Your passport (unexpired, and valid for six months beyond your date of intended entry to U.S.)
  • Two (2) color passport-size photographs of each person applying for a visa (5 cm x 5 cm, or 2 inch x 2 inch).
  • DS-260 Confirmation Page
  • Original and copy of civil documents, including your birth certificate, and if applicable, your marriage certificate (if applicable), divorce decress, and death certificates.
  • Medical examination results in sealed envelope
  • Original and certified copies of birth certificates for all children of main applicant, even if the child is not immigrating to U.S.
  • I-864 Affidavit of Support and supporting documents (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Proof of U.S. Petitioner’s legal status and domicile in the United States (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Evidence of relationship between petitioner and visa applicant (if your application is based on family relationship)
  • Original police certificates
  • Letter from your U.S. employer dated less than one month ago.
  • Original and copy of criminal and court records, if you have been arrested
  • Original and copy of military records
  • Original and copy of adoption documents
  • The original marriage certificate of the petitioner and your biological parent, and a photocopy along with divorce records for any previous marriages of either parent.

Where to Go for Immigrant Visa Interview in Johannesburg

On your visa appointment date, arrive at the Johannesburg US Consulate address:

1 Sandton Drive, Sandhurst (opposite Sandton City), Johannesburg, South Africa

Sending documents to the U.S. Consulate - Johannesburg

Sometimes, a consular or embassy official will ask for additional information or documents from you, either before or after the visa appointment. The Johannesburg U.S. Consulate instructs you to send documents in the following ways:

Rescheduling or Cancelling Your Immigrant Visa Appointment at the Johannesburg U.S. Consulate

If you need to reschedule or cancel your immigrant visa interview, here are your options.

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