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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
H E Mr J Kotane
Also accredited to Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic.
Representation in South Africa
Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
Mr A Amalou
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 rate of exchange is about AD 72.16
to the US dollar. The currency is not freely convertible.
For update click
State and Official
Visits / Bilateral Meetings
Agreements between South Africa and Algeria
If you have any queries
with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837
For current information on trade statistics between South
Africa and Algeria, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
Groups and Information
Information on the Algerian Crisis
- A country study: US Library of Congress provides a review on Algeria
provides links to Arab countries
sheet on Algeria
World Algerian Action Coalition
directory on Algeria