Australian High Commission
Pretoria
Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland

Services for Australians Overseas

The Australian High Commission in Pretoria has responsibility for Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland. For information on services in other countries please visit http://www.dfat.gov.au/missions.

Important News

AUSTRALIAN MARRIAGE LAW POSTAL SURVEY

The Australian Government will proceed with the Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey of all Australians on the Commonwealth Electoral Roll.  Further information can be found here.

SOUTH AFRICAN IMMIGRATION AND VISA REGULATIONS 

The South African immigration regulations that impact minors travelling into and out of South Africa.  Parents/guardians will need to carry and produce on request a full birth certificate (listing parent’s names) as well as a valid travel document (passport) for children under the age of 18. There are additional requirements for minors travelling with only one parent or unaccompanied.

Please contact the Department of Home Affairs or see the following websites for additional information:

http://www.home-affairs.gov.za/
http://www.dha.gov.za/files/Brochures/Immigrationleaflet.pdf
http://www.smartraveller.gov.au/zw-cgi/view/Advice/South_Africa

Passports

Consular Assistance

Notarial Services

(Certification, witnessing signatures, legalising documents and Certificates of No Impediment to Marriage etc.)

Papua New Guinea Visas

Visas and Migration

Elections