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South African Embassy, Berlin
Tiergartenstr. 18, 10785 Berlin
Tel.: +49-30-22073-0
Fax: +49-30-22073-190

Measures taken by the South African Embassy in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

In support of the measures taken by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany to contain the spread of COVID-19 and the protection of personnel, the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa will close as of 19 March 2020, until further notice with non- essential staff required to work from home. The Embassy of the Republic of South Africa will continue to provide essential and urgent consular services.

The Embassy will continue to observe the situation and provide further updates about any change in the status of operations.

Closure of Consular Office

Please note that due to the travel ban, no foreign nationals who depart from Germany will be allowed to enter the Republic of South Africa, therefore no visa applications will be processed. For urgent civic services matters please send email to Berlin.dha(at)dirco.gov.za

South Africa Imposes Travel Ban on all Foreign Travellers from Germany from 18 March 2020

Please note that the Republic of South Africa is imposing a Travel Ban on all Non-South African travellers from High-Risk Countries including Germany, starting 18 March 2020. No visas will be issued to visitors from those countries and previously granted visas are hereby revoked. More information |+| here

Topnews, Politics, African Union, Press

24. May 2020

South Africa Celebrates Africa Day, 25 May 2020

On Monday, 25 May 2020 we celebrate Africa Day. During Africa Month 2020, as a continent we acknowledge our achievements, as we take stock of the progress made towards realising the ideals of the AU...

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19. May 2020

Historical Meeting Between RKI, MRC and NICD

A historical technical collaborative meeting between the RKI and the South African Medical Research Council (MRC) and the SA National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) was convened on Covid-...

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Topnews, Embassy, Politics, Bilateral...

01. May 2020

Videoconference of Embassy RSA with Robert-Koch-Institute (RKI)

On 30 April 2020, Minister Plenipotentiary Cassimjee attended a video conference with RKI´s Professor Hanefeld and team on ZIG´s cooperation with South Africa during the recent Corona outbreak and...

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Topnews, Embassy, Press

27. April 2020

Freedom Day 2020

South Africans will for the first time since 1994 not gather in numbers to commemorate Freedom Day on 27 April 2020. This comes as the COVID-19 continues to spread across the country, forcing...

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Topnews, Consular, Press

24. April 2020

Statement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on South Africa's response to the coronavirus pandemic

My Fellow South Africans,

It has been exactly seven weeks since the first case of the coronavirus was confirmed in our country.

Since then, all our lives have changed in...

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Topnews, Press

24. April 2020

WHO Praises South Africa's Efforts to Curb Spread of COVID-19

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday lauded South Africa’s efforts in slowing down the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic transmissions. Officials singled out government’s meticulously...

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Topnews, Press, Consular, Tourism

20. April 2020

Newsletter on the Repatriation of South African Citizens

As the spread of COVID-19 escalates across the world, more and more governments have had to implement strict measures which, like in South Africa, includes the declaration of a nationwide lockdown....

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