Visitors coming to South Africa are exempt from visa duty for 90 days if they hold the passport valid for at least six months after the planned return, with at least two free pages and issued in one of the following countries:
African Union Laissez Passer, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Botswana,Brazil, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Spain, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland.
The following countries do not require a visa if their passport is valid for at least six months after their planned return, has at least two free pages and their stay does not extend 30 days:
Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Gabon, Guyana, Hong Kong, Hungary, Jordan, Lesotho, Macau, Malaysia, Malawi, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Peru, Poland, Seychelles, Slovak Republic, South Korea, Swaziland, Thailand, Turkey, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Please note that this list is only for information purposes. Always check your visa requirements with your nearest South African diplomatic mission before departing to South Africa. Also, please contact your nearest SA embassy, if your country is not listed, before making any travel arrangements.