Public Holidays / Closures

The Department of Home Affairs Visa Application Center in South Africa will be closed on the following public holidays in 2017:


DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2017
02 January  Monday New Year’s Day
03 January  Tuesday Office closed
21 March Tuesday Human Rights Day
14 April Friday Good Friday
17 April Monday Family day
27 April Thursday Freedom Day
1 May Monday Workers Day
16 June Friday Youth Day
9 August Wednesday National Women’s Day
25 September Monday In Lieu of Heritage Day
25 December Monday Christmas Day
26 December Tuesday Day of Goodwill