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Egyptian Embassy - PTA

Egyptian Embassy - PTA

Published at: 2019-02-19

All applicants to submit a certified copy of the biometric page of the passport as part of their application pack.

Please be advised that, as of 5 February 2019, the processing time for Business and Tourist visas will be strictly 21 working days.


Japanese Embassy Holidays

Japanese Embassy Holidays

Published at: 2019-02-19

Please take note that the Embassy of Japan in Pretoria and the Office of Consul of Japan in Cape Town will be closed on the following days this year:

11 Feb (Mon) - National Foundation Day (Japanese Holiday)

21 Mar (Thu) - Human Rights Day

19 Apr (Fri) - Good Friday

22 Apr (Mon) - Family Day

1 May (Wed) - Worker's Day

17 Jun (Mon) - Youth Day (Substitute)

15 Jul (Mon) - Marine Day (Japanese Holiday)

9 Aug (Fri) - Women's Day

16 Sept (Mon) - Respect for the Aged Day (Japanese Holiday)

24 Sept (Tue) - Heritage Day

14 Oct (Mon) - Sport and Health Day (Japanese Holiday)

22 Oct (Tue) - Day of Enthronement Ceremony (Japanese Holiday)

4 Nov (Mon) - Culture Day (Japanese Holiday)

16 Dec (Mon) - Day of Reconciliation

25 Dec (Wed) - Christmas Day

26 Dec (Thu) - Day of Goodwill

30 Dec (Mon) - Year End Holiday (Japanese Holiday)

31 Dec (Tue) - Year End Holiday(Japanese Holiday)

The Japanese Embassy and Consul are closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

Thank you.


China Visas

China Visas

Published at: 2019-02-19

Please be advised that the Chinese Visa Application Service Center will be closed for the following holidays this year:

4 February 2019 Chinese New Year's Eve

5 February 2019 Chinese New Year

6 February 2019 Chinese New Year

21 March 2019 Human Rights Day

5 April 2019 Qing Ming Festival

19 April 2019 Good Friday

22 April 2019 Family Day

27 April 2019 Freedom Day

1 May 2019 Workers Day

7 June 2019 Duan Wu Festival

16 June 2019 Youth Day

17 June 2019 Public Holiday

9 August 2019 National Womens Day

13 September 2019 Zhong Qiu Festival

24 September 2019 Heritage Day

30 September 2019 Chinese National Day

1 October 2019 Chinese National Day

2 October 2019 Chinese National Day

16 December 2019 Day of Reconciliation

25 December 2019 Christmas Day

26 December 2019 Day of Goodwill