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STATEMENT ON CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA

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The Mission is situated in Canberra, the capital of Australia.

In addition to serving as South Africa's resident diplomatic mission to Australia, the Head of Mission in Canberra is now accredited on a non-resident basis to the following countries: Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Tuvalu, the Marshall Islands and Micronesia.

Apart from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, the departments of Trade and Industry and Home Affairs are also represented at the Mission.

Honorary Consuls are situated in Melbourne and Perth.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Office hours until further notice:

Please be advised the South African High Commission in Canberra office hours will be from 08:00 to 13:00, Monday to Friday.

Consular visit or submission of application in person will be strictly by appointment only. No walk-ins will be accommodated. To book an appointment please email or call the South African High Commission.

Telephone: +61 2 6272 7300
Email: immigration.canberra@dirco.gov.za

Public Holidays

Mission closure dates and Public Holidays.

Vacancies

Current vacancies at the South African High Commission.


Important

APPLICANTS TURNING 16 WHO WILL BE APPLYING FOR FIRST ADULT PASSPORT MUST APPLY FOR AND RECEIVE AN ID BOOK BEFORE APPLYING FOR A PASSPORT.

Travel Information for children (under the age of 18) travelling to South Africa

Final Immigration Regulations 2014 (link)

FEE STRUCTURE (fees paid are non-refundable)

Passport Adult
AUD 44.00
Passport Child
AUD 44.00
Lost / Damaged Passport
AUD 90.00
Passport Maxi
AUD 66.00
Emergency Travel Certificate
AUD 16.00
Identity Document (Re Issue)
AUD 16.00
Unabridged Birth Certificates
AUD 9.00
Unabridged Death Certificates AUD 9.00
Unabridged Marriage Certificates AUD 9.00
Amendment to Birth Register
AUD 8.00
Change of Surname / Forename - Minor
AUD 8.00
Change of Forename - Major
AUD 16.00
Change of Surname - Major
AUD 36.00
Duplicate confirmation of change of majors forename / surname
AUD 8.00
Letter of confirmation of marital status (Certificate of non-impediment)
AUD 6.00
Retention of Citizenship
AUD 33.00
Resumption of Citizenship (Exemption from loss of citizenship)
AUD 33.00
Confirmation of SA Citizenship
AUD 10.00

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