Three Home Affairs offices will open on Saturday, 12 August 2023, from 08h00 to 13h00, to increase access to services mainly for clients who are unable to visit offices on week days. Service to be offered is collection of smart ID cards and passports. Offices opening this Saturday are the following:

  • Home Affairs Menlyn (Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, Pretoria, Gauteng)
  • Mmabatho Office (Motswedi House, Dr James Moroka Dr, Montshiwa Unit 2, North West)
  • Mankwe Office (3, Mogwase Complex, Station Road, Mogwase, North West)


The Department will communicate when various offices will open on Saturdays. We encourage clients to take advantage of the extended hours on Saturdays to collect documents they have applied for.


Media Enquiries:

Siya Qoza, ‪082 898 1657 (Spokesperson for the Minister of Home Affairs)

David Hlabane, ‪071 342 4284 (Media Manager: Department of Home Affairs)