If you travel from a country where it is a requirement to apply for a visa to South Africa, make sure you arrange this on time and have at least one empty page in your passport, if not you may be turned away.
Visas are not issued at South Africa’s ports of entry and if you arrive without a visa, the immigration officials will refuse you entry into the country. If you will be travelling from or through the yellow belt of Africa or South America, please ensure that you also have your yellow fever certificate/s.
Passport holders from certain countries and regions are not required to submit a visa for their stay in South Africa of LESS THAN 90 days. For a full list of these countries, click here.