Please note that from 1st September 2011 onwards all Cape Town visa applications must be submitted to MDS Visa Pak in Cape Town, tel. +27 (0)21 511 4858, www.visas.co.za. Alternatively visa application can be submitted in person to the Embassy in Pretoria.
Also note that processing time (5 working days for SA citizens, 10-21 working days for non-South African citizens with a valid SA residence permit) starts from the day the Embassy in Pretoria receives the application. Please consult MDS for delivery times.
The Embassy reserves the right to ask any visa applicant to come to Pretoria for an interview.