Confraternity of Saint James South Africa (CSJOFSA)
Benefits of CSJOFSA 3 Year Membership & Renewal 

3 Year Membership or Renewal R100 per person

  • Benefits of membership assist when applying for a Schengen Visa when you Purchase a Pilgrim
  • Passport/Credential. (You MUST sign up or be a MEMBER to purchase Pilgrim Passport/Credential)
  • Assistance by our Confraternity during the preparation phase of your pilgrimage
  • You receive an electronic publication of ‘Amigos’ Magazine which includes your stories of the Camino
  • You receive an electronic publication of Our official newsletter ‘Hola’ includes updates regarding Camino and CSJofSA matters
  • Invitations to CSJofSA social events and workshops
  • The opportunity to become a member of a very unique ‘family’ of pilgrims
  • As a member, you can purchase a Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record (This includes a Schengen Visa Letter, see image of Credential Pack below the membership form.

Quick Guide to fill out the Form (See below the Form)

Each Person requiring a visa letter and or pilgrim passport must be a member of the CSJOFSA. Each person requiring any of these must fill out all the required fields in the below form please.

Due to high volumes of application expect delays, we are unable to process membership documents in less than a week. Please fill out all details on the forms correctly.
We NO LONGER offer family memberships, each person must fill out a membership form and pay the R100 fee. 

Due to Postal Strikes, we are unable to post packages.
Please select other options available.

Due to Postal Strikes, we are unable to post packages.
Please select other options available.



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Upcoming Workshops

Date: Saturday 22nd September 2018 
Time: 9am to 1pm
Cost: R50 
Presenters: Andree Lombard and 
Darren Combrink


Date: 15th September 2018 
Time: 9.00 for 9.30am – 12 noon
Venue: Moroccan Lifestyle 
Lifestyle Garden Centre
Cnr Beyers Naude and Ysterhout Drive
Randpark Ridge 
Presenter: Pam Langley
to reserve your place.

Photo Competition 2018 Members Only!

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1st Prize: A prize to the value of R3000
2nd Prize: A prize to the value of R2000
3rd Prize: A prize to the value of R1000


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Hospitalerio Training 

Cape Town: November 2018

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Bargain Price R55
A Spiritual Guide to the Camino
by John Rafferty


Quick Guide to fill out the Form

The CSJofSA Membership, Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record and other items are available to select in the form below. You can tick the appropriate box to select membership & or Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record as well as other items.

What is a Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record?

The Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record is stamped during your pilgrimage at each of the refugios and albergues and cafes or restaurants along your route. Each Passport/Credential also includes an Optional Schengen Visa Letter to assist when applying for a visa, and advises the consulate that you are a pilgrim, and will be staying at refugios and albergues where it is not possible to pre-book accommodation during your walk.

If you are applying for a Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record and or Schengen Visa letter. You must be a member of the CSJofSA

How much does it cost for the 3 year Membership?
R100 Per Person

How much does it cost for a Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record? R100
(You must be a member to purchase the Credential, and each person requires one of these for their walk).

What if I don’t require the Schengen Visa Letter, I only need the – Pilgrim Passport/Credential/Record?
You still need to be a member. If you don’t require the visa letter, then CLICK ‘NO’ to the Schengen Visa application question.

(Please make an EFT payment through your bank and send proof of Payment and your FULL NAME as reference by email). Do not send a copy of the form, as this is automatically sent to CSJ.

Our Banking details, No Cheques) to:

Account Name: Confraternity of St James of S.A.
Account number: 375177248
Type of account: Business plusplan account (savings)
Bank: Standard Bank, Claremont
Branch number: 025109

Email PROOF of payment to and use FULL name as a reference for payment.

CSJofSA Camino Items for Purchase: Pilgrim Record/Credential and other items 

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Read more about the Camino, ‘The Way of St James’:

Pilgrim Passport/Credential
Compostela Register 
Camino Library Books 

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