All foreign visitors to South Africa require a passport valid for at least 30 days after the period of intended stay and evidence of a return ticket. EU and US nationals do not require a visa for a stay of up to 90 days. Those seeking work must apply for a work seekers permit which costs �118, those studying in the country must obtain a study permit which costs between $89 and �118 depending on the level of education being studies. All other visa and immigration enquiries, or applications for work seeker’s/study permits should be addressed to your local South African Embassy.
Visa and immigration related enquiries should be addressed to the nearest South African High Commission:
High Commission of the Republic of South Africa South Africa House Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DP Tel (020) 7 451 7299 Fax: (020) 7 451 7284
If you require UK assistance while abroad you should contact the British High Commission:
British High Commission 91 Parliament Street Cape Town 8001 South Africa Tel: +  (21) 461 7220 Fax: +  (21) 461 0017 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
There is also British representation in Pretoria, Johannesburg, East London, Port Elizabeth and Durban.
Local tourist advice is dispensed by the South African Tourism Booard:
South African Tourism Board (SATOUR) Private Bag X164 442 Rigel Avenue South Frasmusrand Pretoria 0001 South Africa Tel (12) 347 0600 Fax (12) 454 889