South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Switzerland
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Swiss and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|Immaculate Conception Day||Wednesday, December 08||1 month, 1 week|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||1 month, 4 weeks|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 months|
|Day of Godwill||Tuesday, December 28||2 months|
|Restoration Day||Friday, December 31||2 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months|
|Berchtolds Day||Sunday, January 02||2 months, 1 week|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||2 months, 1 week|
|Republic Day||Tuesday, March 01||4 months|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Switzerland?
South Africa currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Switzerland including Bern and Geneva.
2 - Do Swiss citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Swiss 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 Switzerland for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Switzerland?
The South African representative offices in Switzerland will be closed in observance of the following Swiss and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Immaculate Conception Day (CH) Wed, Dec 08, 2021 (1 month, 1 week)
Time in South Africa vs Switzerland
Pretoria, South Africa time is is same date and time Bern, Switzerland