South Africa Tourist Visa

South Africa Tourist /Family Visit Visa Required Documents:

  • Original passport with at least 6 months validity beyond the validity of the requested Visa. Passport must contain at least three blank pages. And attach old passports.
  • 2 recent (Not older than 30 days) photos (35 mm X 45 mm) with white back ground and 80% face coverage.
  • South Africa Visa Application form:  BHA -84 FORM – Use  Black pen only and BLOCK LETTERS.
  • Covering letter : ( Contact us for Sample Covering letter )

                 Proof of accommodation in South Africa

  • Proof of hotel booking, stating the name, passport number of applicant(s) and duration of visit, physical address, as well as contact details of the hotel as well as authorized signature’s name, designation and signature on Hotel Letter head.
  • If friends or Relatives are there in South Africa then required docs instead of Hotel Booking.
    • Letter of invitation from the South African hosts stating the name, passport number of applicant as well as purpose and duration of visit. Letter must have the physical address, as well as contact details of the host and host’s/authorized signature’s name, designation and signature; and Host ID copy and Invitation Letter attested by commissioner of OATHS or South African Police (South Africa)
    • Residence Proof of host from South Africa(attested)
    • certified copy of the host’s ID or copy of residential status, (permanent residence permit or work permit)
  • Proof of Financial means

If employed:

Last 3 months payslips, Last 6 month’s original bank statements  with at least Rs 30,000 in that account. (with bank seal and signature), and Last 3 years IT Returns. Original leave letter from the employer.

If Self Employed:

Company registration copy, personal and company bank original bank statements

Last 3 years IT Returns of Personal and company.

  • Air Ticket Itinerary
  • Day-to-day itinerary/travel plan covering your stay in South Africa.

Other   Documents:

Vaccination certificate (yellow fever) If applicant will travel through or stay in yellow fever belt.

Student:  Study certificate and leave letter.

Children (Under 18 years) :  Notarised letter of consent for minors  travelling alone or with one of the parents , birth certificate of the child , Copies of  the parents passport bio data pages ( Front and Back ).

Copy of the marriage certificate wherever necessary

Processing time:   7 to 15 Working days. (Sometimes up to one month also it will take)

South Africa Visa Applicatio Form DHA 84 Form