South Africa Visa Requirements
Most nationalities, including UK, USA, Canadian and Australian passport holders, do not require a visa to visit South Africa for up to 90 days.
New Zealand Passport Holders
New Zealand passport holders are required to obtain a visa prior to travelling to South Africa.
If travelling to South Africa with us you will need to let us know you are travelling on a New Zealand passport and we will arrange for a letter confirming your tour and accommodation in South Africa to be sent to you so you can include this on your visa application.
Applicants who wish to apply for visas to visit South Africa will need to visit the South African Visa Application Centres (run by VFS Global) in Wellington or Auckland.
New Zealand passport holders in Australia do not have to travel to New Zealand and can apply for visas at the South African High Commission in Canberra, they need only present a bill from their municipality or telephone account indicating their residence in Australia. Those in other countries can also submit their applications at the nearest South African Embassy, High Commission or local VFS VAC.
For details on where to apply - please see South African Visa Requirements.
Travelling to or through South Africa with children
There are special requirements for travelling to South Africa with children under the age of 18. Please contact the South African High Commission or the South African Department of Home Affairs for further information relating to these requirements. If you do not carry the correct documentation you will not be allowed to enter the country. Obtaining the correct paperwork is the responsibility of the traveler and not On The Go Tours.