(Democratic People's Republic of)
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The South African Embassy was established in Algiers
in November 1997. The political relations between the South African liberation
movement and Algeria dates back to the 1950s / 1960s.
South African Representation in Algeria
Also accredited to Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic.
Representation in South Africa
H E Mr M H Echarif
Embassy of the People's Democratic Republic of
Visa requirements for South Africans
information contact the Visa section of the Algerian Embassy in Pretoria.
No health immunisation or vaccination certificates
are required of travellers coming from South Africa to Algeria.
information go to Travelers' Health.
is hot and humid in summer with a temperature going up to 40 degrees C from June
to September, and cold in winter from October to May with a temperature varying
from 6 to 19 degrees C.
For up to date weather information click here.
unit is the Algerian Dinar (AD). The currency is not freely convertible.
exchange rates click
State and Official
Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) at 012 351 1000.
For current information on trade statistics between South
Africa and Algeria, visit the website of the Department
of Trade, Industry and Competition of South Africa.
Groups and Information
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Industry and Mines
Ministry of National Planning
Tourism and Craft Industry
National Agency of Investment Development and Algeria Press Service