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Thu, 1 Jul 2021 09:40 EDT
What’s wrong with South African embassy’s
I have been trying to ring South African embassy and high commission for last two weeks,it looks like embassy’s staff have not get paid they all left work. Shame on you all. Disgusting.
Wed, 5 May 2021 16:53 EDT
no contact, i have no idea how they represent South Africans as they are here for that!
Maria Theron
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 12:41 EDT
I need to contact the SA Embassy to make an appointment
No telephone or e-mail response! PLEASE HELP!

If there is any private agencies that can help I will be happy. Need assistance ASAP.
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 10:39 EDT
no reply ?
Hi no phone reply , no email reply , web states you must book appointments but how ????
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 11:03 EST
Any advice on how to get my passport and ID renewed
All of my Sa documents are expired and are in need of renewing . . Any suggestions as to how u could her this done ? I have heard nightmare stories about the embassy being virtually unreachable . . I can’t travel now that my passport has expired . . His forbid there’s a family emergency I will be stuck . .
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 10:15 EST
What a shambles
No wonder SA is in such a state....if this is what it looks like in London, you can only imagine what SA must be like....can't answer phones or return emails...vol kak!!
Suzy Q.
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 12:11 EDT
Complete shambles
Website not working; phones and emails not answered; requests for information by mail with self addressed return envelope.... waste of time!
What are we supposed to do??
Complete shambles. Fat cats? Incompetence? Been trying to get information about renewing my passport for months
Zulu Boy
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 03:00 EDT
Email bounces back and nobody answers the phone....
Congratulations South African are a true representation of the is defunc, phones are unanswered and there is zero support when the world is in a pandemic. All we need is load shedding in Trafalgar Square and it will truly be a home from home.....this is such a depressing state of affairs...
Tue, 13 Oct 2020 07:12 EDT
claiming inheritance from SA
can anyone help me - we are trying to claim inheritance from my Dad who passed away in SA. We have filled out all the forms and had them all verified by a solicitor who is a notary public but SA say that's not good enough (even though all paperwork claim this is ok) and want the forms verified by a member of the embassy????? Can anyone help me - i can not get through on the phone
Roweena Pillay
Mon, 12 Oct 2020 14:05 EDT
Urgent | Unabridged birth certificate and SA passport
Can anyone advise on the process to register a birth in SA? Unable to get any information, the website is non existent and no one answers the phones. Are these offices still in existence? Any help please?!

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