South Africa New Visa Regulations


The South African immigration services will no longer issue a fine for any overstay in South Africa as they used to previously.

If a person overstays their visa they will be deemed undesirable and they will be banned / denied from entering South Africa for a period of time between 1, 2 or 5 years (this period of time depends on the how long the particular person had overstayed their visa)

Effect on Crew flying to South Africa

Crew get only 7 days entry into South Africa, shall your stay in South Africa be more than 7 days, it is recommended that all crew obtain a VISA prior to arrival.

Planning a trip to South Africa, want to know if your crew require a visa? Get in touch with us and we ensure your crew are compliant with up-to-date visa regulations.

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