|Immigration||Some visitors require a visa to enter South Africa. South Africa has closed the borders during the Covid-19 pandemic. Exceptions for citizens or permanent residents may apply.|
General entry requirements to South Africa are available on Wikipedia.
You can verify your right to enter South Africa on the IATA Travel Centre.
|Government Guidance||Governments typically warn against non-essential travel to South Africa. You can find detailed travel advice here:|
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|Covid-19 Trend||Infection rates are falling; however daily infection rates per million (161) remain very high.|
Average daily infection rates for the last week were 9,562, compared to the monthly average of 15,369 this is a change of -37.8%.
Average daily death rates for the last week were 313, compared to the monthly average of 368 this is a change of -14.9%.
You can find detailed statistics at the John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.
|Currency||South African rand (ZAR)|
|Electricity||230 V/50 Hz (C / M / N Plug)|