Category Archives: Press Release

Hajj & Umrah Electronic VISA’s

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With immediate effect all Visa’s issued by the Saudi Embassy South Africa will be in Electronic format as apposed to the previous hard copy VISA.

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Revised Accreditation Process for 1439H – 2018

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Due to the majority of Hajj operators not having their Hajj packages ready for accreditation, SAHUC has revised the timing for selection of accredited Hajj Operators for Hajj 1439 H (2018).

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Accreditation for 1439H – 2018

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The early release of the accreditation process helps prospective Hujjaaj to adequately plan for their upcoming Hajj. It also allows applicants to decline accreditation and transfer their applications giving others in the queue an opportunity to be accredited.

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SAHUC Frequently asked Questions and Answers

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Frequently asked questions and Answers from SAHUC

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Additional Quota to South Africa for 1439 H – 2018

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By the invitation of the Ministry of Hajj, the South African Hajj and Umrah Council (SAHUC) delegation, accompanied by the South African Consul General has met with the Ministry of Hajj and some of its affiliate bodies to sign the agreements (Protocols) for Hajj 1439H (2018).

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CHINESE VISA FOR HAJJ 1439 H – 2018

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SAHUC has learnt of a message that has gone viral regarding a Hajji not receiving a visa from the Embassy of Saudi Arabia where blame is apportioned to SAHUC for verification of the Hajjis Islamic affiliation.

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SAHUC Accredited Hajj Operators for 1439H / 2018

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PRESS RELEASE: Hajj 1439H (2018) – Accredited Hajj Operators

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5 days of Hajj pricing 1439H /2018

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PRESS RELEASE: Hajj 1439H (2018) – Final Negotiated Pricing for the 5 Days of Hajj as received from Muassasah and the Tanazzul pricing from the United Agents Office.

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The newly elected Board of SAHUC – 22nd October 2017

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The South African Hajj and Umrah Council (SAHUC) have pleasure in announcing the new Office Bearers for the next two years. This change has come about following a successful Annual General Meeting that took place over the week-end.

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Increase in cost for Non Special Service Camps (Camp C+) – Fire Resistant Tents

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The South African Hajj & Umrah Council (SAHUC) hereby informs the Muslim community of South Africa, that it has received communication from the Muassasah (enclosed below) from the directive of the Ministry of Hajj, with regards to an increase in the price for the Non Special Services Camp (Camp C+)

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