Apply forVISA to South Africa
Before applying, please ensure you are very clear on your ‘purpose of visit’ – do remember we are here to assist and help you through the entire visa application process but are not permitted to advise or guide you on choosing a visa category. Since our work is primarily administrative in nature, we have no say on whether you will be granted a visa and how long it will take to process, as this is entirely the prerogative of the High Commission and the Consulate General. You may refer to the link ‘All about Visas’ to understand details of various visas.
Complete your visa application form and affix your photograph. You may download the form from this website.
Ensure photos are as per specifications.
Attach all supporting documents required as per checklist. Make sure your application is complete. Incomplete applications are not accepted.
Submit your application at the VFS centre along with the applicable fees in cash
Track your application online
Collect your passport from the VFS centre or wait for courier delivery.