Plan Your Trip

Note: Travelers to South Africa must be in possession of a valid visa, or be a citizen of a visa exempt country, or airlines will refuse boarding.

Nationals of the DRC

If you hold a passport for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, you will need to apply for a visa at your nearest embassy or consulate. In DRC you can apply for a visa in Kinshasa or Lubumbashi.

Before you apply, request a letter of invitation from InvestDRC 2020 by emailing a.kruger@africabranding.com

Embassy of South Africa in Kinshasa

South African Embassy
No 77, Avenue Ngongo Lutete
Gombe
Kinshasa

Postal Address:
Boite Postale 7829
Kinshasa 1
DRC

Tel: + 243 81 55 66586

E-mail:
rsaembassydrc@gmail.com (General)
siyothulap@dirco.gov.za (Political)
mabelem@dirco.gov.za (Admin)
kinshasa.dha@dirco.gov.za (Immigration and Civic Affairs)

Website:
www.dirco.gov.za/kinshasa/

Consulate of South Africa in Lubumbashi

South African Consulate General
2875 Lumumba Avenue
Lubumbashi
Katanga

Tel: +243 81 700 5291
Tel: +243 81 700 5292
Tel: + 243 81 558 3076
Tel: +243 81 558 3071
Tel: + 243 81 558 3072
Tel: + 243 81 997 176 498

E-mail:
choeunyanem@dirco.gov.za (Political)
meken@dirco.gov.za (Admin)
magubanem@dirco.gov.za (Admin)
lubumbashi.dha@dirco.gov.za (Immigration and Civic Affairs)

Other Countries

Nationals of countries not listed below must contact their nearest South African embassy or consulate for details of how to apply for a visa to South Africa.

Nationals of these countries may visit South Africa for 90 days without applying for a visa in advance.

Andorra
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Belgium
Botswana
Brazil
Canada
Chile
Czech Republic
Denmark
Ecuador
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Iceland
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Liechtenstein
Luxembourg
Malta
Monaco
Mozambique
Namibia
Netherlands
New Zealand
Norway
Panama
Paraguay
Portugal
Qatar
Russia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Tanzania
Trinidad and Tobago
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Venezuela
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Nationals of these countries may visit South Africa for 30 days without applying for a visa in advance.

Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Benin
Bolivia
Cape Verde
Costa Rica
Cyprus
Eswatini
Gabon
Guyana
Hong Kong
Hungary
Jordan
Lesotho
Macau
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mauritius
Peru
Poland
Seychelles
South Korea
Thailand
Turkey