Government Departments

Partner Institutions

South Africa and International Organizations in United Kingdom

                                 Office of Department of Home Affairs

The Office of Department of Home Affair's is responsible for providing South African civic and immigration services in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. These services include:

The Office of Department of Home Affairs facilitates the receiving of these applications and refer them to South Africa for processing.

PLEASE NOTE:

 

PEOPLE TRAVELLING OR TRANSITING WITH CHILDREN TO THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA:

PLEASE SEE THE NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR CHILDREN TRAVELLING THROUGH SOUTH AFRICAN PORTS OF ENTRY, CLICK ON THIS LINK TO ACCESS THE NEW INFORMATION

 

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:

15 Whitehall

London

SW1A 2DD

OFFICE HOURS 

08h45 to 12h45,  Monday to Friday except on Public Holidays for South Africa and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

TEL:  +44 (0) 207 925 8900 between 15h00 and 17h00

EMAIL:  london.civic@dirco.gov.za for passports, certificates, citizenship and ID documents 

london.visa@dirco.gov.za for visas and permanent residency

EMERGENCY AFTER HOURS: +44 (0) 207 451 7299

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS : 2019

 

1 January

Tuesday

New Year’s Day

 

21 March

Thursday

Human Rights Day

 

19 April

Friday

Good Friday

 

22 April

Monday

Family Day / Easter Monday

 

6 May

Monday

Workers Day

 

27 May

Monday

Early May Bank Holiday

 

17 June

Monday

Youth Day (16)

 

9 August

Friday

National Women’s Day

 

26 August

Monday

Summer Bank Holiday

 

24 September

Tuesday

Heritage Day

 

25 December

Wednesday

Christmas Day

 

26 December

Thursday       

Day of Goodwill / Boxing day