||The South African High Commission would like to inform the members of the public that the High Commission and the Consular Section at 15 Whitehall will be closed on Monday 25 August 2014. The normal business of the Mission will resume on Tuesday 26 August 2014.
||The pages on Permits are being updated according to the new Immigration Regulations 2014.
Please, see also the Official New Immigration Regulations published by the Department of Home Affairs in Pretoria
||Telephone lines at the consular section have technical problems. After few rings the line cuts off. Our technical team is working on this matter. Apologies for the inconvenience caused. Alternative email to use is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome to the web pages of the Home Affairs
Consular Section.The Home Affairs Consular section is an attached
Department which falls under the auspices of the South African High
Commission, London. We however represent the Department of Home Affairs in respect of all functional maters.
- Foreign nationals who want to visit South Africa either temporary
or permanently must use the Visa pages.
Opening hours are
- The office dealing with Foreign Passport Holders will be opened from 09h00 to 11h00 Monday to Friday except on public holidays. Collections will be from 11h00 - 12h00
In cases of extreme emergency, applicants concerned
should send their emergency requests to: email@example.com or fax
to: 020 783 5198
Ensure that you include:
- doctors’ letter
or death certificate - Issued by the Department of Home Affairs,
in cases of deaths in South Africa
- your telephone number so
that you can be contacted immediately.
Please, do not proceed to the office without receiving a confirmation