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VISA to South Africa
The Minister of Home Affairs has exempted travellers transiting through the following international airports from transit visas:

O R Tambo International
Cape Town International
King Shaka

Travellers transiting these airports must be subjected to biometric capturing.

Deportees transiting must be in possession of transit visas and at all times be escorted, failing which, they must be returned to the airline that conveyed them for removal form the Republic.

Travellers utilizing land ports of entry to transit through South Africa should apply for Port of Entry Visas.

Applicants are requested to read the following steps carefully before submitting their application at the South Africa visa application centers

Step 1
Applicants are required to submit their applications personally at the VFS South Africa Visa Application centres

Step 2
Make a clear copy of all the original documents, previous UK, US, Canada, Japan and Schengen visas and three clear copies of passport data page.

Step 3
Complete the visa application form. You can download the application form from our website.

Step 4
Pay your visa application fee and services fee at the bank teller counter at the Visa Application Centre.

Step 5
Along with your application form and documents mentioned on this site you can come to our application centre. Please visit contact us page of this website for application acceptance timings and days.