Visa South Africa requests your documents and guides you during the entire process, and provides you with your visa. Read the page below carefully before making a choice! Tip, save this page to your bookmarks so you can return directly to this page next time!

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Apply for an South Africa Visa

Please read this page carefully. Here you will find all the information for the South Africa visa application. The information and types of visas that you can find here on this page are for Dutch nationals only. If you need a visa to South Africa for another nationality, you need to go to the main page and make the right choice there.

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Do I need a visa for South Africa if I live in the Netherlands?

The information on this page is for Dutch passport holders. If you are a citizen of the Netherlands with a different nationality, you must go back to the main page and choose the option: Visa for citizens of Holland with a different nationality.

Dutch passport holders

At the top of this page, we have listed the types of visas for Dutch passport holders. Do you want to go on holiday or have a business trip planned? In that case, the Dutch passport does not require a visa for the country in most cases. South Africa is a wonderful holiday destination.

What is a visa?

A visa is a document that shows that you have official permission to travel to the country in question. Applying for a visa for South Africa is not always easy. Applying for visas is a time-consuming task for most people. It is therefore advisable to have your visa application go through a specialized party. This way you can be sure that the process is as efficient as possible.

At, we can take care of the application for you. There is a different application procedure for almost every country. At, we make applying for a visa as easy as possible. This way, you can apply for a visa for South Africa without any worries.

Experience with visa applications

If you have no experience applying for a visa, it can be not easy to apply for a visa. In addition, the requirements that embassies impose on a visa differ enormously.

General information

If you like travelling to other countries in general, with a cruise, plane, car, or train, you must always have the correct documents for your flight or any other means of transport before departure. Often a valid passport alone is not enough. As an example, all countries have adjusted their policies during the pandemic caused by the coronavirus.

Country policies can change at any time.

But it’s not only about the coronavirus because it always can happen. Countries where you could fly and buy a visa at the border in recent years, are no longer possible in most cases. Always inquire about which documents you need before your travel and buying tickets.

How it generally works: a.) it depends if there is a need for a visa, b.) or we physically need all the documents c.) or can apply for the visa online. Here is a small example in 6 steps, in case we would need the documents physically:

Please select the correct visa at the top and apply online on our website.

Check what the required documents are and collect all the required documents for the visa application.

Then send us the necessary documents.

We process the documents for you before going to the South Africa embassy and make a booking to process the visa application at the South Africa embassy.

After the embassy has accepted the visa application, we will send you an invoice by email. This email will tell you when and what time the visa will be back at our office for collection or sending.

After the visa has been collected from the embassy and the invoice has been paid, the visa is ready to be collected or shipped to your address.

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General requirements for a South Africa visa (Dutch passport holders)

Would you like to apply for a visa for South Africa? Then you must be aware of all the requirements. If you want to apply for a visa, you must provide several documents. Above you will find a basic overview of all the documents you need to apply for a single entry visa for South Africa. Do you need a visa? Then you will also find the basic requirements for all types of visas at the top of this page.

Please note that the requirements for your situation may differ from the necessities listed above.

To find out the requirements for your application, place an application online on our website.

These are the requirements that generally need to be met for a South Africa visa. The requirements for the visa may differ per situation. We, therefore, recommend that you submit an online application to us so that you can see exactly what the requirements are for your situation. This way, you can be sure that you actually meet all the requirements.

Office address:
Anna Paulownastraat 63
2518 BC The Hague
The Netherlands

Business hours:
Monday – Friday 9:00 – 17:00

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Contact us:
Tel +31(0)6-393 39 184
Tel +31(0)70 215 49 95
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