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Physical & Postal Address

South African Embassy
36 Wassenaarseweg
2596 CJ The Hague
Netherlands

Driving directions

Contact Details:

Tel: +31 70 392 4501 (Switchboard) 
Fax: +31 70 361 4958 (Bilateral / Admin Section)
Fax: +31 70 361 7862 (Trade Section)
E-mail: info.thehague@dirco.gov.za
  dha.thehague@dirco.gov.za (Consular)
 

Please note that all Legalizations  and Application for Passports can only be done upon appointments.

Please contact the Embassy to make an appointment for Legalization:

+31(0) 70 392 4501 (Switchboard)

Please contact the Consular between 14:00 and 16:00 for Visa enquiries and SA Passport appointments:

+31(0) 70 750 7619 (Consular) 

+31(0) 70 750 7621 (Consular)

+31(0) 70 750 7618 (Consular)

After hours emergency number:

For international calls: +31 61 240 4031
For domestic calls: +31 61 240 4031

Consular hours:

Please note Consulate working hours is as follows except for public holidays listed below:

Monday to Friday:  
Open for walk in visa enquiries and applicants: 09:00 - 12:00
Only telephone enquiries: 14:00 - 16:00

Embassy hours:

Monday to Friday:  
Open: 08:00 - 12:45
Open: 13:30 - 16:30

Time difference with South Africa:

Winter (Oct - March): -1 hour
Summer (March - Oct): None

Embassy Sections

Ambassador’s Office

H.E. Ambassador Mr V.B. Koloane
 

Political Section

Ms. Namhla Gigaba: Counsellor – Bilateral
Mr. Sibusiso Ngcobo: Counsellor – Multilateral
Mr Lindsay Louis: 3rd Secretary

Legal Section

  : Legal Counsellor

Corporate Services Section

Mr Nzaliseko Sifuba: Corporate Services Manager
Ms G. Makapela: Third Secretary

Consular Section

Mrs Thibule Muzenda: Third Secretary

Information on Culture, Tourism, Education and Sports

Mr Lindsay Louis: Third Secretary
 

South African Police Service

Ms. Thanyani Gumede  

Trade and Commerce

Mr. Herman van der Kroef: Marketing Officer – Department of Trade and Industry

South African National Defence Force

Brigadier General MML Letsholo: Defence Attaché

SOUTH AFRICAN EMBASSY – THE HAGUE
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017

(Embassy and Consular will be closed during these holidays)

02 JANUARY MONDAY NEW YEAR’S DAY
21 MARCH TUESDAY HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
14 APRIL FRIDAY GOOD FRIDAY
17 APRIL MONDAY FAMILY DAY
27 APRIL THURSDAY FREEDOM DAY / KING'S BIRTHDAY
01 MAY MONDAY WORKERS' DAY
05 MAY FRIDAY LIBERATION DAY
05 JUNE MONDAY PENTECOST MONDAY
16 JUNE FRIDAY YOUTH DAY
25 SEPTEMBER MONDAY HERITAGE DAY OBSERVED
25 DECEMBER MONDAY CHRISTMAS DAY
26 DECEMBER TUESDAY DAY OF GOODWILL