The South African High Commission, the official representation of South Africa in India, is situated at Vasant Marg, New Delhi
. It has been set up to extend both routine and emergency services to South African citizens residing or in transit in India and to ensure their overall welfare and security in the country.
Commissionís services include issuing emergency passports and immigrant and non-immigrant visas, assisting its citizens in emergencies, representing them while talking to local authorities, providing attestations of Indian certificates, purveying tourist as well as local information and offering all the services rendered by the Home Affairs in South Africa.
Various departments coming under the South African High Commission are Political, Consular, Economic, Military and Defense and Management.
The South African High Commission is 6 km from Indira Gandhi International Airport and is around 14 km from New Delhi Railway Station.