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IMPORTANT NOTICES

 


 

ALL SOUTH AFRICAN CITIZENS RESIDING IN THE NETHERLANDS ARE INFORMED THAT VOTING ABROAD IS SHCEDULED TO TAKE PLACE ON SATURDAY, 27 APRIL 2019.

ALL ELLIGIBLE VOTERS ARE INFORMED THAT AS FROM 26 FEBRUARY 2019 REGISTERED VOTERS WHO INTEND TO VOTE ABROAD ARE REQUIRED TO NOTIFY THE CEO OF THE IEC OF THEIR INTENTION TO VOTE ABROAD, AND AT WHICH EMBASSY THEY INTENDED TO VOTE ABROAD.

THIS NOTIFICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE ON www.elections.org.za FROM THE DATE OF PROCLAMATION OF THE 2019 ELECTION AND WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR 15 CALENDAR DAYS THEREAFTER.

ALL THE 1st TIME VOTERS WHO INTEND TO VOTE IN THE NETHERLANDS SHOULD STILL APPROACH THE EMBASSY WITH THEIR PASSPORTS AND IDENTITY/TEMPORARY IDENTITY DOCUMENTS TO REGISTER UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

SUMMARY TO VOTE ABROAD IN THE 2019 NATIONAL ELECTION, THE FOLLOWING IS REQUIRED

1. A PERSON NEEDS TO BE REGISTERED TO VOTE, AND

2. REGISTERED VOTERS NEED TO COMPLETE AN ONLINE VEC10 TEMPLATE ON THE ABOVE    MENTIONED WEBSITE WITHIN 15 DAYS FROM THE DATE THAT THE PRESIDENT PROCLAIMS THE 2019 ELECTIONS.

3. ON VOTING DAY ABROAD, VOTERS WILL NEED TO TAKE THEIR SOUTH AFRICAN GREEN BARCODED ID, SMART ID CARD OR VALID TEMPORARY ID CERTIFICATE AND THEIR VALID SOUTH AFRICA PASSPORT TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN EMBASSY IN THE HAGUE.

VOTING HOURS ARE FROM 7.00 TO 21.00

 


 

2. IMMIGRATION & CIVIC MATTERS

      2.1. ALL APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BOOK APPOINTMENTS WHEN APPLYING FOR VISAS,

             PASSPORTS AND LEGALISATION OF DOCUMENTS. 

          APPOINTMENTS CAN BE MADE BETWEEN 09:00 - 16:00 FROM MONDAY TO FRIDAY

              PLEASE CALL +31 70 3924501 (SWITCHBOARD) TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

              FOR CONSULAR ENQUIRIES PLEASE CALL THE SWITCHBOARD BETWEEN 14:00 - 16:00

 

EMERGENCY NUMBER : +31 6 1240 4031 (ONLY IN CASE OF EMERGENCIES)

                

 


 

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Contact Details:

South African Embassy
40 Wassenaarseweg
2596 CJ The Hague
Netherlands

Tel: +31 70 392 4501 (Switchboard) 
Fax: +31 70 361 4958 (General)
   
E-mail: info.thehague@dirco.gov.za

Opening hours:

Visiting hours of the Consular Section between 09h00 and 12h00 on Mondays to Fridays (excluding Embassy Public Holidays).

Telephone enquiries - Consular Section:  between 14h00 and 16h00 on Mondays to Fridays (excluding Embassy Public Holidays)

After hours number:

For international calls: +31 61 240 4031
For domestic calls: +31 61 240 4031
   

SOUTH AFRICAN EMBASSY – THE HAGUE
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2018

(Embassy and Consular will be closed during these holidays)

01 JANUARY MONDAY NEW YEAR’S DAY
21 MARCH WEDNESDAY HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
30 MARCH FRIDAY GOOD FRIDAY
02 APRIL MONDAY EASTER MONDAY
27 APRIL FRIDAY FREEDOM DAY / KING'S BIRTHDAY
01 MAY TUESDAY LABOUR DAY
10 MAY THURSDAY ASCENSION DAY
21 MAY MONDAY WHIT MONDAY
09 AUGUST THURSDAY WOMEN'S DAY
24 SEPTEMBER MONDAY HERITAGE DAY
17 DECEMBER MONDAY RECONCILIATION DAY
25 DECEMBER TUESDAY CHRISTMAS DAY
26 DECEMBER WEDNESDAY DAY OF GOODWILL