Embassy and Consulates of Belgium in South Africa

Belgium in South Africa

Welcome to our website

Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to South Africa and would like to register with the Consulate in Johannesburg or Cape Town? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through South Africa as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in South Africa, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events. 

 

New South African IMMIGRATION RULES // Travelling with MINORS (-18 years)

Immigration Rules: South Africa introduced new immigration rules as from 26 May 2014: www.dha.gov.za or contact the South African Embassy in Brussels - publicdiplomacy@southafrica.be or www.southafrica.be. Your passport has to be valid at least 30 days AFTER departure from South Africa and needs to have at least 2 unused pages for entry/exit stamps or visa. Read more...

 

News

17 Oct

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders associates himself to the national mourning declared by the Portuguese government following the devastating forest fires. These fires have devastated parts of the country since Sunday, causing a high number of casualties and considerable damage.

17 Oct

Speech of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo for the Cyber Security Conference 2017 of NATO/NIAS2017.

10 Oct

In reaction to a number of articles published the last few days, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo clarify the Belgian policy regarding the support to schools in the Palestinian Territories.

10 Oct

Today is the 15th European and World Day against the Death Penalty. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders seizes this occasion to underline the engagement of Belgium in favor of the worldwide abolition of the death penalty.

02 Oct

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders is shocked by the attack last night in the US city of Las Vegas. A lone attacker killed at least 50 people attending a music festival and injured hundreds of others, by shooting out of a hotel window.