Slot Request


O.R. Tambo International Airport, Cape Town International Airport and King Shaka International Airport have been designated by the Government as coordinated airports under the Airport Slot Coordination Regulations, 2012. [No. R.128, 22 February 2013]. To download and view this Regulation, please click here

Office Hours Coordination

ATNS provides coordination services for South Africa's coordinated airports from 08h00 to 16h00 local time (or 06h00 UTC to 14h00 UTC) on weekdays only (excluding public holidays). The coordination team may be contacted as follows:

• Telephonically : + 2711 928 6433

• Facsimile :+ 2711 928 6420

• E-mail :

Visit the Coordinator's website:

After Office Hours Coordination

Outside normal office hours (evenings, weekends, public holidays), the service is provided by the airport operator, Airports Company South Africa.

Important note: the Out of Hours service is handled by the Capacity and Demand Management Office, who will only deal with short-term ad-hoc schedule changes and new requests that are sent before 21h00 local time (or 19h00UTC).

All other changes must be submitted to the Coordinator during normal office hours.

The contact numbers for Out of Hours assistance for O.R. Tambo International, Cape Town International and King Shaka International Airports are:

• Telephonically: +27 (0) 10 207 2001

• E-mail :