Travelling to South Africa (updated 19 October 2020).
South African borders open on 01 October 2020.
LOSA office hours adjusted on 29 September 2020.
Repatriation flights from Dubai (updated 09
Repatriation flights from Dubai (updated 17 August
Repatriation flights from Doha (updated 07 August
Repatriation Flights from Dubai
Application for Self Quarantine.
* Repatriation flight from Doha (updated 14 July 2020)
KLM Repatriation Flights (updated 09 July 2020)
URGENT NOTICE: Repatriation Flight Information
Repatriation Flights from Doha. (03 July 2020)
Repatriation Information (23 June 2020).
Newsletter on the Repatriation (21 May 2020).
Liaison Office of South
Africa to co-host
International Mandela Day with Tzu-Chi Foundation
that South African borders
remain closed it
is only flights that have been approved by South African authorities that
may enter South Africa.
The South African Missions in Dubai is currently NOT
aware of further repatriation
flights from the UAE to South Africa. In this regard the Missions awaits
notification from South Africa should future repatriation flights be
Please note that with effect from Monday, 18
May 2020, the Liaison Office of South Africa will return to
5-day work week (Monday to Friday). Consular hours are from
10:00 to 13:00.
"Second automatic 30-day extension for foreigners entering
Taiwan on or before March 21 with visa waiver, visitor visa,
or landing visa (no application required) (overstayers
The Liaison Office of South Africa (LOSA) in Taipei
will implement the following precautionary measures due to the
COVID-19 pandemic, with effective from Wednesday, 25 March
2020 until further notice:
operational hours are from 10h00 to 13h00 on Mondays,
Wednesdays and Fridays.
Section will remain closed until further notice ¡V passport
services will be rendered to South African Nationals
For any emergencies ONLY outside of these hours please call 093 218
With immediate effect and until further notice the
following will be in effect:
1. No VISAs will be issued by the Liaison Office of
2. Previously granted visa have been revoked.
South Africa is
imposing a travel ban on foreign nationals from high-risk countries
such as Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Germany, the United States,
the United Kingdom and China as from 18 March 2020.
Visas to visitors from those countries from today and previously
granted visas are hereby revoked.
South African citizens are advised to refrain from all forms of
travel to or through the European Union, United States, United
Kingdom and other identified high-risk countries such as China, Iran
and South Korea.
This is effective immediately.
Government will continue to regularly issue travel alerts referring
to specific cities, countries or regions as the situation evolves
based on the risk level.
Any foreign national who has visited high-risk countries in the past
20 days will be denied a visa.
South African citizens returning from high-risk countries will be
subjected to testing and self-isolation or quarantine on return to
Travelers from medium-risk countries - such as Portugal, Hong Kong
and Singapore - will be required to undergo high intensity
All travelers who have entered South Africa from high-risk countries
since mid-February will be required to present themselves for
*International Mandela Day-2019*
Voting Abroad-Announcement (20190425).
IEC Communiqué 26 February 2019:
* "If registered
inside South Africa then it is not necessary to register again at
Message from Head of Mission (20190131).
Voter Registration Information 2019
(Updated-28 January 2019)
message from Taipei City Police Department (TCPD) about home security
Lunar New Year.
Announcement - Voter Registration
Amended Advisory for travelling with minors (effective 01 December 2018)
Announcement - Office Closure (20181212).
Announcement-Out of country registration for 2019 Elections.
Africa Culture, Products and Services Exhibition.
ALBERTINA SISULU CENTENARY BIRTHDAY ON 21 OCTOBER 2018-
by Representative Seraki Matsebe.
MANDELA AND ALBERTINA SISULU CENTENARY
Representative Seraki Matsebe.
South Africa's Heritage Month 2018.
Discontinuation of Temporary Passports.
Revised South African Yellow Fever Policy.
Amendment to International Health Regulation, Annex 7 (Yellow Fever).
Announcement about Mandela Day activity.
Message from Head of Mission
on Nelson Mandela Day.
Statement by President
Announcement about Election 2019.
Notice about document collection at DIRCO.
* South African Revenue Service-Media
Announcement regarding Long-term Port of Entry Visa
(for spouses of South African Nationals).
Message from Head of Mission on Africa Day.
Message from Head of Mission about CPUT & UNISA.
Message from Head of Mission on Human Rights Day.
of country registration for 2019 Elections.
* Call for