South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Jamaica
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Jamaican and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|National Heroes' Day||Tuesday, October 19||10 hours, 15 minutes|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 1 week|
|Boxing Day||Sunday, December 26||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|
|Ash Wednesday||Saturday, February 26||4 months, 1 week|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||5 months|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||5 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Jamaica?
South Africa currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Jamaica including and Kingston.
2 - Do Jamaican citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Citizens of Jamaica (holders of regular passports) can travel to South Africa for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a South African visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Jamaica?
The South African representative offices in Jamaica will be closed in observance of the following Jamaican and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- National Heroes' Day (JM) Tue, Oct 19, 2021 (21 hours, 16 minutes)
Time in South Africa vs Jamaica
Pretoria, South Africa time is 6:00 hours ahead of Kingston, Jamaica