Honorary Consul Durban

Services offered by the Honrary Consul in Durban:

  • Visashort-term (Schengen)
  • Visa long-term (D-Visa)
  • Passports
  • Certification of signatures and copies
  • Translation of drivers licenses
  • "Lebensbescheinigung"
  • Registration of births
  • Name declarations
  • Assistance in other civil status matters (e.g. adoption, divorce)

Visa applications in Durban:

Please note that the visa application must be completed online, then printed and handed in when applying. Please make sure to read the following requirements and bring all necessary documents.

Appointments in Durban

A) Schengen (Short-term) Visa (Appointments in Durban are optional for individuals)

Make an appointment: If you use our online appointment system your interview slot is scheduled and you will not have to wait.

Without Appointment: You can come to our offices an any normal working day between 08:30 - 11:30. Depending on the number of applicants, you may have to wait your turn.

B) Long-term Visa (study, work, reunification, others); C) Passport and Citizenship; D) Goups in excess of 6 people

You must make an appointment by e-mail:

or phone +27 (0)31 266 3920 in the mornings (Please note the line can be quite busy)

Biometric Data Equipment installed

VIS - Visa Information System

The Honorary Consul's office is now capable of collecting necessary biometric data (finger prints) for Visa applications. The new biometrics equipment arrived in early February. Residents from KwaZulu-Natal are now able to submit their completed visa applications in Durban and will no longer be required to travel to Pretoria.

The Consular and Legal Section

Going to Germany? Not only will this website help you find out whether or not you require a visa for Germany, but it will also guide you through the application process and allow you to download the relevant application forms free of charge. You can even fill in the forms electronically prior to printing them.

South African Rand

Fees and payment options

Here you can find the current fees and payment options of the Honorary Consul's office in Durban.

Honorary Consul Durban

Opening hours and contact details

Honorary Consul, Durban

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Contact the Honorary Consul, Durban

When applying at the Honrary Consul's office in Durban applicants must fill in their visa-application online and bring the printed version with them:

Online application form

Online Appointments

Organization
Honorary Consul: Horst Achtzehn
Address

Office hours

Mon - Fri

08:30 - 12:00

Consultation with Honorary Consul (only with appointment)

Mon - Fri
12:00 - 13:00

9 Kensington Drive, 
Westville, 
Durban 3629

Postal address:
P.O. Box 1166, 
Westville,
Durban 3630

Phone:
+27 (0)31 266 3920
Fax:
+27 (0)31 266 3925

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