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PLEASE BE INFORMED THAT IN LIGHT OF THE RECENT LIFTING OF SOME OF THE  COVID-19 LOCKDOWN REGULATIONS BY THE PORTUGUESE AUTHORITIES, THE SOUTH AFRICAN EMBASSY WILL NOW BE OPEN THREE TIMES A WEEK ON TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS, BETWEEN 08H00 AND 15H00.

AT PRESENT, THE EMBASSY CAN ONLY BE REACHED TELEPHONICALLY BY USING THE EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER (T. 964 151 989) WHICH SHOULD BE RESERVED FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY.

ALL CONSULAR ENQUIRIES AND REQUESTS FOR APPOINTMENTS SHOULD BE EMAILED TO This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ALL OTHER ENQUIRIES SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

1) The Embassy does not provide photocopying, printing or fax services to applicants.

Applicants must therefore ensure that they produce photocopies / print-outs together with original personal documents and applications, e.g. passports, identity documents, certificates, etc.