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Visitors Visa for South Africa

Famous for Table Mountain, its beautiful beaches and award-winning winelands makes South Africa a popular tourist destination.

Travelling and entering into South Africa for tourists can be determined by whether you are from a visa exempt country or visa non-exempt country.

Travellers from visa exempt countries, such as most European and North American countries, do not need a visa for South Africa. Continue reading

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Temporary residence – Visitor’s visa for South Africa

South Africa distinguishes between visa exempt and non-exempt countries. Most European and North American countries are exempt and therefore do not need to apply for a visa before travelling. A visa is simply issued upon arrival.

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Most visitors receive 90 days, some only 30. Citizens of non-exempt countries need to apply for a visa in a South African mission abroad or at a service provider such as VFS.

An updated list can be found here: Continue reading

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