South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Syria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Syrian and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|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|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||5 months|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||5 months, 3 weeks|
|Family Day||Wednesday, April 13||5 months, 3 weeks|
|Freedom Day||Wednesday, April 27||6 months, 1 week|
|Workers' Day||Sunday, May 01||6 months, 2 weeks|
|Youth Day||Thursday, June 16||8 months|
|National Women's Day||Tuesday, August 09||9 months, 3 weeks|
|National Women's Day (in lieu)||Wednesday, August 10||9 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Syria?
South Africa currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Syria including and Damascus.
2 - Do Syrian citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Syrian 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 Syria for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Syria?
The South African representative offices in Syria will be closed in observance of the following Syrian and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Day of Reconciliation (ZA) Thu, Dec 16, 2021 (1 month, 4 weeks)
Time in South Africa vs Syria
Pretoria, South Africa time is 1:00 hours behind Damascus, Syria