United Arab Emirates Embassy and Consulates in South Africa
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United Arab Emirates may close on the following South African and UAE holidays in 2021/2022:
|Heritage Day||Friday, September 24||2 days, 11 hours|
|Prophet Muhammad’s birthday||Friday, October 29||1 month, 1 week|
|Commemoration Day||Wednesday, December 01||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Friday, December 03||2 months, 1 week|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Day of Godwill||Tuesday, December 28||3 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||6 months|
|Israa & Miaraj Night||Tuesday, March 22||6 months|
1. How many UAE Embassies/Consulates are there in South Africa?
United Arab Emirates currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in South Africa including and Pretoria.
2 - Do South African citizens need a visa for United Arab Emirates?
South African citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United Arab Emirates. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United Arab Emirates in South Africa for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of UAE embassies in South Africa?
The UAE representative offices in South Africa will be closed in observance of the following South African and UAE holidays in 2021/2021:
- Heritage Day (ZA) Fri, Sep 24, 2021 (2 days, 16 hours)
Time in United Arab Emirates vs South Africa
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates time is 2:00 hours ahead of Pretoria, South Africa