Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global Department of Home Affairs Visa application centre/s will close for business on the following public holidays* in 2020:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2020
01 January Wednesday New Year’s Day
02 January Thursday Open For Collections Only
03 January Friday Open For Collections Only
21 March Saturday Human Rights Day
10 April Friday Good Friday
13 April Monday Family Day
27 April Monday Freedom Day
01 May Friday Workers’ Day
16 June Tuesday Youth Day
10 August Monday National Women’s Day
24 September Thursday Heritage Day
16 December Wednesday Day of Reconciliation
26 December Saturday Boxing Day