Consular fees in South Africa

Find out how much you need to pay for consular services, such as issuing passports, identity cards and consular declarations, on the list of fees.

At the embassy in Pretoria and the consulate-general in Cape Town you can only pay by bank card or credit card in South African Rand (ZAR). American Express and Diner will not be accepted.

Consular fees 2024

Passport and identity cardEUR
Passport adult (18 and over)159,95
Passport minor (under 18)139,40
Business passport159,95
Business passpoort minor (under 18)139,40
Identity card adult (18 and over)158,65
Identity card minor (under 18)121,80
Laissez-passer or emergency document57,00
Laissez-passer for a corpse60,00
Surcharge for a passport or ID card application submitted at a different location*25,40
* Application submitted at a location that does not normally accept passport or ID card applications. The surcharge applies to all applicants.

Schengen visa child (under 6)Free of charge
Schengen visa child (6 - 11)40,00
Schengen visa normal fee80,00
Schengen visa, low fee**35,00
Airport transit visa child (under 6)Free of charge
Airport transit visa child (6 - 11)40,00
Airport transit visa80,00
Caribbean visa child (under 6)Free of charge
Caribbean visa child (6-11)40,00
Caribbean visa80,00
Entry visa child (under 6)Free of charge
Entry visa child (6-11)40,00
Entry visa80,00
** visa facilitation for citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus and Cape Verde

Obtaining Dutch nationalityEUR
Option procedure: single217,00
Option procedure: joint370,00
Option procedure: additional fee for a minor24,00
Naturalisation: single, standard1.023,00
Naturalisation: joint, standard1.305,00
Naturalisation: single, lowered760,00
Naturalisation: joint, lowered1.044,00
Naturalisation: additional fee for a minor151,00
Civic integration exam (for naturalisation)350,00

Consular documentsEUR
Consular statements30,00
Certificate of Dutch nationality30,00
Certificate of civil status30,00
Certificate of being alive30,00
Certificate of residence30,00
Statement true copy of original or a true duplicate26,25

Legalisation signature Dutch citizen26,25

You cannot derive any rights from the amounts stated here. The amounts may change at any time.