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

About the High Commission

Contact Information

Opening Hours

The High Commission will be open from 8am to 4.10 pm Monday to Friday, except for public holidays.

Public Holidays

In 2020, the High Commission will be closed on:

Wednesday

1 January 2020

New Year’s Day

Monday

9 March 2020

Canberra Day (AUS)

Friday

10 April 2020

Good Friday

Monday

13 April 2020

Easter Monday

Friday

1 May 2020

Workers Day (SA)

Monday

8 June 2020

Queen’s Birthday (AUS)

Monday

10 August 2020

National Women’s Day (in lieu)(SA)

Monday

5 October 2020

Labour Day (AUS)

Thursday

24 December 2020

Additional DFAT holiday

Friday

25 December 2020

Christmas Day

Monday

28 December 2020

Additional ACT holiday

Tuesday

29 December 2020

Additional DFAT holiday

Wednesday

30 December 2020

Additional DFAT holiday

Thursday

31 December 2020

Additional DFAT holiday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In 2021, the High Commission will be closed on:

 

Friday 1 January 2021 New Year's Day
Monday 8 March 2021 Canberra Day
Monday 22 March 2021 Human Rights Day (In Lieu)
Friday 2 April 2021 Good Friday
Monday 5 April 2021 Easter Monday
Monday 31 May 2021 Reconciliation Day
Monday 9 August 2021 Women's Day
Friday 24 September 2021 Heritage Day
Monday 4 October 2021 Labour Day
Monday 27 December 2021 Christmas Day (In Lieu)
Tuesday 28 December 2021 Boxing Day (In Lieu)
Wednesday 29 December 2021 Additional DFAT Public Holiday
Thursday 30 December 2021 Additional DFAT Public Holiday
Friday 31 December 2021 Additional DFAT Public Holiday