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South Africa visa for Zambian passport holders in 2023

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South Africa tourist visa for Zambia citizens

Zambian citizens do not need a tourist visa when travelling to South Africa. South Africa Visa free is free for Zambian citizens. With this tourist visa stay is usually short with a period of 90 days. Applicant is not required to be present when applying for South Africa visa free. A total of 3 documents are required for applying South Africa visa free. You can find South Africa visa exemptions.

South Africa tourist visa conditions for Zambian citizens

  • Applicant: required
  • Max stay: 90 days
  • Processing time: ~2 hours
  • Visa fees: Free
  • Stay: short term

South Africa tourist visa requirements for Zambian citizens

Documents required for South Africa tourist visa from Zambia include passport and other supporting documents. A total of 3 documents are required.
  • Passport

  • Original Passport or Travel document of Zambia with at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 2 visa pages clear of any markings.
  • Travel itinerary

  • Travel itinerary (travel reservation to and from Zambia in your name, not a ticket) Embassy recommends not to purchase hotel and flight tickets until visa is approved. So donโ€™t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get best hotel and flight itinerary within minutes for any country visa.
  • Proof of Funds

  • Proof of enough money for your stay and to leave South Africa

How to apply for South Africa tourist visa from Zambia

South Africa visa free process for Zambian cirizens is straightforward and simple. By following these 4 steps and carrying the necessary documents, Zambian citizens can expect a hassle-free arrival and entry into South Africa. It is important to note that the immigration authorities have the right to request additional documentation or information as they see fit. Travelers are advised to have all required documents and information ready for presentation to the immigration officers upon arrival in South Africa.
  • Valid passport

  • Check that Zambian passport is valid for at least six months from the date of your arrival in South Africa. If not apply for a new Zambian passport.
  • Arrival

  • After arriving, Zambian citizens can go to South Africa immigration counter.
  • Submit documents

  • Upon arrival in South Africa, present Zambia passport or Travel document to the immigration officer at the counter.
  • Receive visa

  • You will receive South Africa visa stamp in your passport, which allows you to stay in South Africa for the 90 days on your stamping.

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