South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Sri Lankan and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|Milad-Un-Nabi||Saturday, October 30||1 week, 4 days|
|Deepavali Festival Day||Sunday, November 14||3 weeks, 5 days|
|Ill Full Moon Poya||Monday, November 29||1 month, 1 week|
|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|
|Unduvap Full Moon Poya||Wednesday, December 29||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Duruthu Full Moon Poya||Monday, January 10||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Tamil Thai Pongal Day||Saturday, January 15||2 months, 4 weeks|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?
South Africa currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Sri Lanka including and Colombo.
2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Sri Lanka?
The South African representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Milad-Un-Nabi (LK & LK) Sat, Oct 30, 2021 (1 week, 4 days)
Time in South Africa vs Sri Lanka
Pretoria, South Africa time is 4:30 hours behind Colombo, Sri Lanka