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URGENT NOTICE

Suspension of services to minimise the spread of COVID-19

In response to the measures announced by the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and in order to protect the health and safety of staff and the public, the South African Embassy hereby suspends its consular services with effect from Tuesday, 17 March 2020 as a pre-cautionary measure against the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The Embassy will at this stage reopen on Tuesday, 31 March 2020, but will continue to assess the situation and will communicate any changes to this date via its platforms.

Therefore, all visitors who are intending to travel to the Republic of South Africa during the above mentioned period and who require consular services are hereby requested to consider postponing their visits.

All South African citizens (SAC) living in the Netherlands who intend to visit the Embassy for civic matters i.e. passports etc. are requested to re-schedule their appointments accordingly. 

In the period 17 - 31 March 2020 only emergency consular matters will be attended to. The Embassy requests the indulgence and cooperation of the public under the prevailing conditions.

For all emergency matters kindly contact Embassy staff on:

Mobile: 00 31 61 2404 031

Mobile: 00 31 65 1278 139

 

 

 


 

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 

                

 


 

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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). Applicants have to make an appointment first.

On Fridays the Embassy will be closed at 13.30

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 2020

(Embassy and Consular will be closed during these holidays)

01 JANUARY WEDNESDAY NEW YEAR’S DAY
10 APRIL FRIDAY GOOD FRIDAY
13 APRIL MONDAY EASTER MONDAY
27 APRIL MONDAY NATIONAL DAY & ROYAL DAY
01 MAY FRIDAY WORKER'S DAY
05 MAY TUESDAY LIBERATION DAY
21 MAY TUESDAY ASCENSION DAY
01 JUNE MONDAY WHIT MONDAY
16 JUNE TUESDAY YOUTH DAY
10 AUGUST MONDAY NATIONAL WOMENS DAY
16 DECEMBER WEDNESDAY RECONCILIATION DAY
25 DECEMBER FRIDAY CHRISTMAS DAY