South Africa


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Basic Information
Capital: Pretoria
Subregion: Southern Africa
Population: 55,653,654
Area: 1,221,037.0
Demonym: South African
Currencies: South African Rand
Income Level: Upper middle income
Calling Codes: +27
Domain Name: .za
Timezones: UTC+02:00
Languages: Afrikaans
English
Southern Ndebele
Southern Sotho
Swati
Tswana
Tsonga
Venda
Xhosa
Zulu
Borders: Botswana
Lesotho
Mozambique
Namibia
Swaziland
Zimbabwe
Emergency Number
Police: 10 111
Ambulance: 10 177
Fire: 10 177
Notes:
Mains voltages, frequencies, and plugs
Plug Type: C, M, N
National Plug Standard: SANS 164
Residential Voltage: 230V
Three-Phase Voltage (L-L): 400V
Frequency: 50Hz
Notes:
Visa requirements
Country Requirement
Afghanistan visa required
Albania visa required
Algeria visa required
Andorra visa-free/90 days
Angola visa-free/30 days
Antigua and Barbuda visa-free/30 days
Argentina visa-free/90 days
Armenia visa required
Australia visa-free/90 days
Austria visa-free/90 days
Azerbaijan visa required
Bahamas visa-free/30 days
Bahrain visa required
Bangladesh visa required
Barbados visa-free/30 days
Belarus visa required
Belgium visa-free/90 days
Belize visa-free/30 days
Benin visa-free/30 days
Bhutan visa required
Bolivia visa-free/30 days
Bosnia and Herzegovina visa required
Botswana visa-free/90 days
Brazil visa-free/90 days
Brunei visa required
Bulgaria visa required
Burkina Faso visa required
Burundi visa required
Cambodia visa required
Cameroon visa required
Canada visa-free/90 days
Cape Verde visa-free/30 days
Central African Republic visa required
Chad visa required
Chile visa-free/90 days
China visa required
Colombia visa required
Comoros visa required
Congo visa required
Congo (Dem. Rep.) visa required
Costa Rica visa-free/30 days
Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) visa required
Croatia visa required
Cuba visa required
Cyprus visa-free/30 days
Czech Republic visa-free/90 days
Denmark visa-free/90 days
Djibouti visa required
Dominica visa required
Dominican Republic visa required
Ecuador visa-free/90 days
Egypt visa required
El Salvador visa required
Equatorial Guinea visa required
Eritrea visa required
Estonia visa required
Eswatini visa-free/30 days
Ethiopia visa required
Fiji visa required
Finland visa-free/90 days
France visa-free/90 days
Gabon visa-free/30 days
Gambia visa required
Georgia visa required
Germany visa-free/90 days
Ghana visa required
Greece visa-free/90 days
Grenada visa required
Guatemala visa required
Guinea visa required
Guinea-Bissau visa required
Guyana visa-free/30 days
Haiti visa required
Honduras visa required
Hong Kong visa-free/30 days
Hungary visa-free/30 days
Iceland visa-free/90 days
India visa required
Indonesia visa required
Iran visa required
Iraq visa required
Ireland visa-free/90 days
Israel visa-free/90 days
Italy visa-free/90 days
Jamaica visa-free/90 days
Japan visa-free/90 days
Jordan visa-free/30 days
Kazakhstan visa required
Kenya eVisa
Kiribati visa required
Kosovo visa required
Kuwait visa required
Kyrgyzstan visa required
Laos visa required
Latvia visa required
Lebanon visa required
Lesotho visa-free/30 days
Liberia visa required
Libya visa required
Liechtenstein visa-free/90 days
Lithuania visa required
Luxembourg visa-free/90 days
Macao visa-free/30 days
Madagascar visa-free/90 days
Malawi visa-free/30 days
Malaysia visa-free/30 days
Maldives visa-free/30 days
Mali visa required
Malta visa-free/90 days
Marshall Islands visa required
Mauritania visa required
Mauritius visa-free/30 days
Mexico visa required
Micronesia visa required
Moldova visa required
Monaco visa-free/90 days
Mongolia visa required
Montenegro visa required
Morocco visa required
Mozambique visa-free/30 days
Myanmar [Burma] visa required
Namibia visa-free/90 days
Nauru visa required
Nepal visa required
Netherlands visa-free/90 days
New Zealand visa-free/90 days
Nicaragua visa required
Niger visa required
Nigeria visa required
North Korea visa required
North Macedonia visa required
Norway visa-free/90 days
Oman visa required
Pakistan visa required
Palau visa required
Palestinian Territories visa required
Panama visa-free/90 days
Papua New Guinea visa required
Paraguay visa-free/90 days
Peru visa-free/30 days
Philippines visa required
Poland visa-free/30 days
Portugal visa-free/90 days
Qatar visa-free/90 days
Romania visa required
Russian Federation visa-free/90 days
Rwanda visa required
Saint Kitts and Nevis visa required
Saint Lucia visa required
Samoa visa required
San Marino visa-free/90 days
Sao Tome and Principe visa-free/90 days
Saudi Arabia visa-free/90 days
Senegal visa required
Serbia visa required
Seychelles visa-free/30 days
Sierra Leone visa required
Singapore visa-free/90 days
Slovakia visa required
Slovenia visa required
Solomon Islands visa required
Somalia visa required
South Africa
South Korea visa-free/30 days
South Sudan visa required
Spain visa-free/90 days
Sri Lanka visa required
St. Vincent and the Grenadines visa-free/90 days
Sudan visa required
Suriname visa required
Sweden visa-free/90 days
Switzerland visa-free/90 days
Syria visa required
Taiwan visa required
Tajikistan visa required
Tanzania visa-free/90 days
Thailand visa-free/30 days
Timor-Leste visa required
Togo visa required
Tonga visa required
Trinidad and Tobago visa-free/90 days
Tunisia visa-free/90 days
Turkey visa-free/30 days
Turkmenistan visa required
Tuvalu visa required
Uganda visa required
Ukraine visa required
United Arab Emirates visa-free/90 days
United Kingdom visa-free/90 days
United States of America visa-free/90 days
Uruguay visa-free/90 days
Uzbekistan visa required
Vanuatu visa required
Vatican City visa required
Venezuela visa-free/90 days
Viet Nam visa required
Yemen visa required
Zambia visa-free/90 days
Zimbabwe visa-free/90 days