South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Qatar
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Qatari and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 2 weeks|
|National Day||Saturday, December 18||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Day of Godwill||Tuesday, December 28||2 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months|
|National Sports Day||Friday, February 11||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Early March Bank Holiday||Tuesday, March 01||4 months|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||4 months, 3 weeks|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Family Day||Wednesday, April 13||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Freedom Day||Wednesday, April 27||6 months|
|Workers' Day||Sunday, May 01||6 months|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Qatar?
South Africa currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Qatar including and Doha.
2 - Do Qatari citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Citizens of Qatar (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 Qatar?
The South African representative offices in Qatar will be closed in observance of the following Qatari and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Day of Reconciliation (ZA) Thu, Dec 16, 2021 (1 month, 2 weeks)
Time in South Africa vs Qatar
Pretoria, South Africa time is 1:00 hours behind Doha, Qatar