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SOUTH AFRICAN MISSIONS
IN THE UNITED STATES:

The South African Consulate General
in Chicago, Illinois
200 South Michigan Avenue, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
Tel. (312) 939-7929
Fax: (312) 939-2588
Email
Website

The South African Consulate General
in Los Angeles, CA
6300 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel. (323) 651-0902
Fax: (323) 651-5969
Email
Website:

The South African Consulate General
in New York City
333 East 38th Street,
9th Floor
New York NY 10016
Tel: (212) 213-4880
Fax: (212) 856-1575
Email
Website

The South African Embassy in Washington, DC
3051 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: (202) 232-4400
Fax: (202) 244-9417
Email
Website

Full Birth Certificate 

Full birth certificates are issued upon request to persons who are South African citizens and whose births were duly registered in South Africa. These persons have obtained their citizenship as follows:

  • Birth in South Africa to South African citizens (by birth, naturalization)
    or foreigners who have valid permanent residence or work permits in South Africa.


  • Birth registration for those who were born abroad to South African citizens.

This document once issued includes the parent's particulars of applicant. The requirements are as follows:

  • A duly completed Form BI 154, Application for Birth Certificate
    (this form must be completed in black ink)

Full birth certificates are issued in South Africa and requires a processing period of 6 months. 

Attention South African Consulate General in New York Applicants ONLY:

  •  An administrative fee of $10.00 in postal money order or certified bank
    check, payable to the South African Consulate General, New York. 
    Cash and personal checks are not accepted.