Public Holidays 2017

Please note, that the Embassy and Consulate General will be closed on following public holidays (German and South African). On these days no appointments for visa/passport applications or other consular services are available.

Date
Public Holidays
January 1, 2017
New Year's Day
March 21, 2017
Human Rights Day
April 14, 2017
Good Friday
April 17, 2017
Easter Monday
April 27, 2017
Freedom Day
May 1, 2017
Workers Day
May 25, 2017
Ascension Day
June 5, 2017
Whit Monday
June 16, 2017
Youth Day
October 3, 2017
Day of German Unity
October 31, 2017
500 Years Reformation Day
December 24, 2017
Christmas Eve
December 25, 2017
Christmas Day
December 26, 2017
Day of Goodwill
December 31, 2017
New Year's Eve

Public Holidays 2017

New Year's Eve fireworks in Berlin