When visiting Johannesburg, as in any other city in the world, be sure to keep safety in mind at all times.
We have collated all the important contact information for financial, medical and law enforcement services in Johannesburg for easy reference.
Johannesburg has an extensive network of Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) and bank branches across the city for your convenience.
Please take note of the various emergency numbers that will help you in case of an emergency.
Most embassies and consulates are located in Pretoria, about 45 minutes' drive from Johannesburg. Click below for a comprehensive list.
Johannesburg has an excellent network of private and state hospitals and clinics. Note that most private facilities require upfront payment.
The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) works in conjunction with the South African Police Service to ensure Johannesburg remains safe.
If you are looking for more information on tourism activities in Johannesburg and surrounds, please contact one of our tourism offices.
There are five cellphone service providers in South Africa that offer a variety of pre-paid and contract-based packages.