Government Departments

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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 directive and also download the Schools Trip Affidavit and Parental Consent Affidavit forms.

NB: PARENT WHO IS NOT ACCOMPANYING HIS OR HER CHILD ON THE TRIP SHOULD COME IN PERSON TO DO THE AFFIDAVIT. THE AFFIDAVIT CAN ALSO BE DONE BY A SOLICITOR (NOTARY PUBLIC).

 

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 7100

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS : 2018

 

1 January

Monday

New Year’s Day

 

21 March

Wednesday

Human Rights Day

 

30 March  

Friday

Good Friday

 

2 April

Monday

Family Day

 

1 May

Tuesday

Workers Day

 

7 May

Monday

Early May Bank Holiday

 

28 May

Monday

Spring Bank Holiday

 

9 August

Thursday  

National Women’s Day

 

27 August

Monday

Summer Bank Holiday

 

24 September

Monday

Heritage Day

 

25 December

Tuesday

Christmas Day

 

26 December

Wednesday       

Day of Goodwill