||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
||People travelling with children to the Republic of South Africa; please see directive
||The Consular Section at 15 Witehall will close at 11h00 on 28th November 2014
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