China Embassy and Consulates in South Africa
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of China may close on the following South African and Chinese holidays in 2021/2022:
|International Women's Day||Monday, March 08||1 week, 3 days|
|Human Rights Day||Sunday, March 21||3 weeks, 2 days|
|Ching Ming Festival||Sunday, April 04||1 month, 1 week|
|Ching Ming Festival Holiday||Monday, April 05||1 month, 1 week|
|Ching Ming Festival Holiday||Tuesday, April 06||1 month, 1 week|
|Good Friday||Saturday, April 10||1 month, 1 week|
|Family Day||Tuesday, April 13||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Freedom Day||Tuesday, April 27||2 months|
|Labour Day||Saturday, May 01||2 months|
|Labour Day Holiday||Tuesday, May 04||2 months, 1 week|
|Labour Day Holiday||Wednesday, May 05||2 months, 1 week|
1. How many Chinese Embassies/Consulates are there in South Africa?
China currently maintains 4 diplomatic representative offices in South Africa including Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg.
2 - Do South African citizens need a visa for China?
South African citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into China. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of China in South Africa for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Chinese embassies in South Africa?
The Chinese representative offices in South Africa will be closed in observance of the following South African and Chinese holidays in 2021/2021:
- International Women's Day (CN) Mon, Mar 08, 2021 (1 week, 3 days)
Time in China vs South Africa
Beijing, China time is 6:00 hours ahead of Pretoria, South Africa