South African National Biodiversity Institute,
Private Bag X101,
Physical address: 2 Cussonia Ave, Brummeria, Pretoria.
Tel: +27 (0)12 843 5000
Fax: +27 (0)12 804 3211
SANBI Cape Town Office
Private Bag x7,
Physical address: Kirstenbosch NBG, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town.
Tel: +27 (0)21 799 8800
Fax: +27 (0)21 762 3229
Also see Frequently asked Questions (FAQs) for further contact details.
Pretoria: +27 (0)12 843 5000
Cape Town: +27 (0)21 799 8800
Director: Marketing, Communications and Commercialisation
Tel.: 012 843 5286
Addresses for SANBI Gardens are listed on their home pages.
- Free State NBG
- Hantam NBG
- Harold Porter NBG
- Karoo Desert NBG
- Kirstenbosch NBG
- KwaZulu-Natal NBG
- Kwelera NBG
- Lowveld NBG
- Mokopane BCC
- National Zoological Garden
- Pretoria NBG
- Thohoyandou NBG
- Walter Sisulu NBG
Venues for hire
Many of SANBI's Gardens have venues for hire available to the public. To book a venue for events including conferences, weddings and other functions please contact the Gardens or venues directly or visit each Garden's page.
Research and Human Capital Development Programmes
Visit the Biodiversity Science pages and Human Capital Development pages for contact details of the various programmes, or use the Staff Contact Facility to contact staff members in these programmes.
Staff members: To send emails to SANBI staff members please make use of the Staff Contact Facility. Alternatively you can try this format: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For formal enquiries in terms of the Promotion of Access to Information direct enquiries to SANBI's Deputy Information Officer: Jimmy van Zyl.
Postal Address: SANBI, Private Bag x7, Claremont 7735. South Africa.
Ethics and fraud hotline reporting channels
SANBI has zero tolerance of fraud and corruption. To report suspected fraud at SANBI:
Environmental and/or social harms and gender discrimination
SANBI has zero tolerance for environmental and/or social harms and gender discrimination arising from SANBI’s activities. To report complaints on environmental and/or social harms and gender discrimination:
E-mail: email@example.com (Strictly for website queries)