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Please note that as of 1 June 2015, all children under the age of 18 must have an Unabridged Birth Certificate with them to enter South Africa as per the new Immigration Directives.

Stringent measures NOW apply for all birth registered AFTER 30 DAYS as per information available on;

For the updated requirements to submit your application at the Embassy in Stockholm you are kindly requested to contact the Consular Section during Consular hours.

Citizen (or civic) services refer to the services provided to South African citizens by the Department of Home Affairs. South African citizens who are currently residing in Sweden or Latvia may contact the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Stockholm with regard to applications for the following South African documents:

Tariffs for payments of Consular fees - Civic Services
1.Identity Document: First Issue
2.Identity Document: Re-issue 100 Sek
3.Temporary Identity Certificate 50 Sek
4.Unabridged Birth/Death/Marriage Certificate 53 Sek
5.Registration of Birth FREE
6.Application for change of Forenames/Surname (Child) 50 Sek
7.Application for change of Forenames (Adult) 100 Sek
8.Application for change of Surname: due to Marriage/Divorce 230 Sek
9.Issuing of duplicate confirmation of change of names 50 Sek
10.Letter of confirmation of marital status 35 Sek1.
11.Passport Application (Adult/Child) 283 Sek
12.Replacement of Passport which has run out of blank pages,
before expiry date
283 Sek
13.Emergency travel certificate 100 Sek
14. Maxi Passport 425 Sek
15.Retention of South African citizenship 212 Sek
16.Determination of Citizenship 212 Sek
17.Replacment of lost/damaged/stolen Passport Double the current tariff

Bank information for payment;                
Account: Bankgiro 606-4893
Bank: SEB
Narvavägen 34 A (Karlaplan)
106 40 Stockholm
Swiftcode: ESSE SESS
IBAN: SE21 5000 0000 0527 7102 4349

If you wish to have forms sent to you by post, please send a self-addressed envelope with the correct postage affixed.
  1. Acquisition of South African citizenship

  2. Registration of Birth

  3. Confirmation of marital status

  4. Exemption from the loss of South African citizenship

  5. Loss of South African citizenship

  6. Full (unabridged) birth certificate

  7. Full (unabridged) marriage certificate

  8. Full (unabridged) death certificate

  9. Registration of Marriage

  10. Notice to South Africans who have Dual Citizenship

  11. Application for a Child Passport

  12. Application for an Emergency Passport (Travel Certificate)

  13. Application for an Adult Regular/Maxi Passport

  14. Exemption from the loss of South African citizenship

  15. Application for an identity document

  16. Resumption of South African citizenship

  17. Renunciation of South African citizenship

  18. Retention of South African citizenship

  19. Registration to Vote

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