South African Embassy to the Kingdom of the Netherlands
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Important information regarding travel to South Africa under South Africa's Alert Level 1
12 November 2020:
Measures taken by the South African Embassy in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
[Update: 10 November 2020] - Embassy operations (immigration and civic services) are suspended from 10 November - Tuesday, 17 November 2020. The Embassy shall tentatively resume its operations on Wednesday, 18 November 2020. No new appointments will be scheduled during this period, while confirmed appointments will be rescheduled (the Embassy will contact affected clients). We appreciate your understanding during this period as we seek to safeguard the health of the public and Embassy personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In support of the measures being implemented by the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa will resume its operations on a limited scale. Embassy office hours during this period are between 10h00 - 15h00.
NB: Civic and immigration services will be rendered by. Embassy visitors are required to strictly follow the hygiene measures in place on the Embassy premises, to ensure the safety of the public and Embassy personnel.
Kindly contact the Embassy to make an appointment in terms of the above (only between 10h00 and 15h00, Mon-Fri):
Landline: 070 392 4501
Mobile: 00 31 612 4040 31
Mobile: 00 31 651 2781 39
Embassy physical address:
South African Embassy
2596 CJ The Hague
After hours number:
|For international calls:||+31 61 240 4031|
|For domestic calls:||+31 61 240 4031|
Civic services - Telephonic Appointments:
The Embassy's operations remain limited with reduced staff in line with COVID-19 regulations. Our telephone lines are busy and we urge members of the public who require civic services and are unable to reach the landline, to instead WhatsApp the Embassy's mobile on +31612 4040 31 and/or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include your contact details and the Embassy will call to schedule an appointment.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this period.
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|