South Africa – Travel VISA information

Nowahala Tours offer assistance in acquiring your VISA to travel to your dream destination.

South African High Commission

Plot 371, Diplomatic Zone
Central Business District, Abuja

Tel: +234 9 462 4200

SA High Commission in Lagos
24 Molade Okoya Thomas Street
Victoria Island, Lagos

Tel: +234-1-461-2067

  • A passport or travel document valid for no less than 30 days after the expiry of your intended visit
  • Your passport must have at least one unused page for entry / departure endorsements
  • A completed Form BI-84 (application for a visa) Download it here.
  • Payment of the prescribed fee
  • A yellow-fever vaccination certificate (if required)
  • Two colour passport photographs
  • A return or onward ticket if you are travelling by air
  • If you have children (minors) travelling with you or joining in South Africa, you will need to provide the following additional documents
  • Proof of guardianship or custody or consent from the guardian in the case of an unaccompanied minor
  • Proof of financial means to pay for your living expenses while in South Africa in the form of:
    – Bank statements (6 months)
  • – Salary advances (6 months)
  • Undertakings by the host(s) in South Africa
  • Bursary
  • Medical cover
  • Cash available (including credit cards and travellers cheques)
  • A valid and acceptable passport or travel document for your intended stay
  • At least one blank page in your passport for endorsements
  • A valid visa, if required
    Sufficient funds to pay for your day-to-day expenses during your stay
  • A return or onward ticket
  • Yellow fever certificates if your journey starts or entails passing through the yellow fever belt of Africa or South America.