South Africa Embassy and Consulates in China
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Chinese and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|Chung Yeung Festival||Monday, October 25||6 days, 8 hours|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 1 week|
|Day of Godwill||Tuesday, December 28||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Monday, January 24||3 months, 1 week|
|Spring Festival||Tuesday, January 25||3 months, 1 week|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Wednesday, January 26||3 months, 1 week|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Thursday, January 27||3 months, 1 week|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Friday, January 28||3 months, 1 week|
|Spring Festival Holiday||Saturday, January 29||3 months, 1 week|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in China?
South Africa currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in China including Beijing and Shanghai.
2 - Do Chinese citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Chinese citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into South Africa. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of South Africa in China for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in China?
The South African representative offices in China will be closed in observance of the following Chinese and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Chung Yeung Festival (CN) Mon, Oct 25, 2021 (6 days, 7 hours)
Time in South Africa vs China
Pretoria, South Africa time is 6:00 hours behind Beijing, China