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Full diplomatic relations between the former Federal
Republic of Czechoslovakia and South Africa were established in October 1991.
With the dissolution of the Federal Republic of Czechoslovakia, the Czech Republic
came into existence as a separate sovereign state on 1 January 1993. The bilateral
diplomatic relations entered into with the Federal Republic of Czechoslovakia
continued uninterrupted with the Czech Republic.
South African Representation in Czech Republic
H E Ms F C Verwey
Ambassador Extraordinary and Pleniportentiary
Republic Representation in South Africa
H E Ms B Fajkusová
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Czech Republic
Visa Requirements for South Africans
information contact the Czech Embassy in Pretoria or the Czech
Consulate General in Cape Town. Consular hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from
09:00 to 12:00.
No special health
For further information go to Travelers' Health.
are moderate to hot. Winters are cold with snow and frost. Rainfall is distributed
throughout the year.
For up-to-date weather information click here.
unit is the Czech Crown, which is divided into ten hellers. The symbol for Czech
Crown is "Ck". The currency is not freely convertible.
exchange rates click here.
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please
contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0872/0837.
South Africa's main exports to the Czech Republic include
automotive products, ores and concentrates of base metals and fruits and nuts.
The Czech Republic's main exports to South Africa consist of machinery and transport
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and Czech Republic, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
Groups and Information
Czech-South African Society:
PO Box 84
100 31 Praha 10
Tel/fax: 420 271729500
Prof V Sery
110 00 Prague 1
Tel: 420 2 22094 121
Fax: 420 2 22094 123
Czech/SA Chamber of Commerce
Mr J Regner
150-00 Prague 5
Tel: 420 257 090
Vaclavske nam 56
113-26 Prague 1
Tel: 420 2243 3251
420 2222 12026