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Please note that VISA / Consular Section will be closed during the holidays, from December 24th, 2018 until January 4th, 2019 inclusive.

The Ambassador/Permanent Representative and Staff of the Embassy/Permanent Mission of the Republic of Namibia to Austria wish you a blessed Festive Season and prosperous New Year!


Travelling with children under the age of 18 should in addition to their passports, carry
Unabridged (full) birth certificate more info… [PDF] 

Attention Czech Nationals 

Kindly note that the Namibian Embassy in Berlin, Germany will henceforth be responsible for bilateral relation with the Czech Republic.

The Embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Vienna, Austria will therefore cease to issue visas to Czech Nationals after 01.April 2017.   

Tel: +49 30 254 0950 , e-mail: or , website:

All Namibian Nationals seeking consular services are also advised to contact the Namibian Embassy in Berlin, Germany as of 01.April.2017

Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ)

During the Opening of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ)

Attending the launch of the Global Judicial Integrity Network

Attending the launch of the Global Judicial Integrity Network. Joining forces to strengthen Judicial integrity and prevent corruption in the Justice system, under the leadership of His Lordship Chief Justice P.S. Shivute of the Republic of Namibia standing 3rd from the right.


Presentation of the Credentials to the President of Slovakia by H.E. Maruta

Presentation of the Credentials to the President of Slovakia by H.E. Maruta

G77 & China handing over ceremony 24 February 2017

Namibian Winner of IAEA Science Award. 26 year-old Josefina Hamutoko, “Protecting ground water from pollution”

Josefina Hamutoko, a PhD student at the University of Namibia, won a national award for scientists under 30 for her study of groundwater recharge in the parched aquifers of the Cuvelai-Etosa Basin. For her study, she used an isotope analysis machine provided by the IAEA in 2010.…/two-african-students-supported-by-ia…

IAEA International Nuclear Security Conference 2016

Hon. Obeth Kandjoze, Minister of Mines & Energy, Head of Namibian Delegation to IAEA International Nuclear Security Conference, Vienna, Austria. 5-9 December 2016


G77 Partners UNIDO in Advancing Industrialization of Developing World

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 23 2016 (IPS/G77) – The Vienna-based UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), which commemorates its 50th anniversary this year, has continued to play a leading role in the industrialization of developing nations and economies in transition, since the UN agency’s creation in 1966.


Official visit of Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah to Belgrade, Serbia

Official visit to Serbia of Hon. Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah DPM. During her stay in Belgrade She paid homage to the tomb of Josip Broz Tito. (Late President of Former Yugoslavia)


14 September 2016



The Embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Austria is inviting all interested business people and companies to the Invest in Namibia Conference under the theme “Promoting Investment for Inclusive Growth and Industrialization”  on November 8 and 9, 2016 hosted by the Government of Namibia.

The conference will present Namibia’s economic potential and business opportunities in the following sectors:

  • Energy
  • Agriculture
  • low-Cost Housing
  • Tourism
  • Manufacturing and
  • Infrastructure Development

More information:  invest_nam_conf2016.pdf and

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The Namibian Constitution makes provision for freedom of speech and expression, including freedom of the press and other media. In spite of its small population, the country has varied, lively commercial press.

They include:

The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has a television channel and radio services that broadcasts in English and indigenous languages.

Privately owned television channels and privately owned radio stations also operate freely throughout the country.