South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Portugal
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Portuguese and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||1 week, 6 days|
|Restoration of Independence||Wednesday, December 01||1 month, 1 week|
|Immaculate Conception Day||Wednesday, December 08||1 month, 2 weeks|
|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|
|Carnival Tuesday||Friday, February 25||4 months, 1 week|
|St. Joseph's Day||Saturday, March 19||5 months|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||5 months|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Portugal?
South Africa currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Portugal including and Lisbon.
2 - Do Portuguese citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Citizens of Portugal (holders of regular passports) can travel to South Africa for 30 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 Portugal?
The South African representative offices in Portugal will be closed in observance of the following Portuguese and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- All Saints' Day (PT) Mon, Nov 01, 2021 (1 week, 6 days)
Time in South Africa vs Portugal
Pretoria, South Africa time is 1:00 hours ahead of Lisbon, Portugal