| Please note with effect from 19 May 2014 our Durban
Office will be located at: Silver Oaks Office Park, Suite 3 Silver Oaks, 36
Silverton Road, Musgrave, Durban
The Embassy of Austria in Pretoria, South Africa, is pleased to announce the
opening of a Visa Application Centre operated by VFS Visa Processing South
Africa Pty Ltd.
The visa applications are to be submitted either at the Austria Visa
Application Centre in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. All applications will
be assessed by The Embassy of Austria, Pretoria. The Austria Visa Application
Centre offers the option of courier service for return of your documents
submitted to us, directly at your doorstep.
For Prospective Applicants
Applicants who wish to apply for a Visa are requested to kindly read the
information on this site carefully. The guidelines listed on this site are to
help you prepare your documents as accurately as possible. This will reduce the
chances of your application being incomplete or a delay in being processed.
Please note that you may be required to appear before a Visa Officer for a
personal interview at the Embassy of Austria in Pretoria prior to a decision
being taken on your application
Under normal circumstances it
takes up to 15 calendar days to process your application. Please note that
allocate atleast 2 extra days for all application.
To get an update on the status of your application please click here
Please keep your date of birth
and receipt number
information handy while tracking your application status.