South Africa travel ban and restrictions

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The travel advice is Do not travel to South Africa. COVID travel advice is country is Moderate for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to South Africa. South Africa is part of Africa with main city at Cape Town. Its Developing country with a population of 56M people. The main currency is Rand. The languages spoken are Southern Sotho, Swati, Tswana, Tsonga and Venda.
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🚨 Travel Advice for South Africa


restrictions for travel
Last updated: December 5, 2020

1. Flights to South Africa restarted.

2. Passengers can only land at Cape Town (CPT), Durban (DUR) or Johannesburg (JNB).

3. Passengers arriving in South Africa:

- are subject to medical screening; and

- must install COVID Alert South Africa mobile app.

4. Passengers entering or transiting through South Africa without a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point are subject to quarantine at their own expense.

- This does not apply to passengers younger than 5 years.

5. Airline crew without a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) test result issued at most 72 hours before departure are subject to self-isolation.

6. Visa exemptions for nationals of France, Germany, Italy, Korea (Rep.), Portugal, Singapore, Spain, USA, for passengers with a Hong Kong (SAR China) passport and for passengers with a British normal passport with nationality "British Citizen", has been reinstated.

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Travel restiction details for South Africa

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🍽️ Restaurants & bars Fully Open
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational with restrictions transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for South Africa

Do not travel

Borders remain closed, and international travel is prohibited. Only essential domestic travel is permitted. You're still required to wear a cloth mask at all times when you're out in public. A curfew is in force from 9pm to 4am. The sale, dispensing and distribution of alcohol is suspended. Monitor local media, follow the advice of local authorities and minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. Register with the Australian High Commission, and follow the High Commission's website and social media for updates (see Local Contacts). We advise: Do not travel to South Africa.

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Last updated: December 5, 2020