Sure classes of South Africans to be allowed to return to international locations the place they’re based mostly

Nonetheless, it will solely apply to these wishing to return to different international locations for work or examine functions, for household reunions, to take up everlasting residency or obtain medical consideration there.

SA, like many international locations on the planet, has carried out journey restrictions as a part of the measures put in place to combat the unfold of Covid-19 and journey between international locations is allowed in particular circumstances, the house affairs division identified.

“South Africans wishing to return to the international locations the place they reside ought to have the next: (a) A replica of their legitimate SA passport (b) A letter confirming their admissibility underneath the present circumstances from the embassy or different diplomatic/consular consultant of the nation they wish to journey to. If returning by highway or connecting by way of flights, the proof submitted wants to incorporate permission from every transiting nation. (c) Proof of technique of journey similar to air or bus tickets and the meant date of departure. South Africans who fall in these classes and fulfill the factors can ship an e-mail to An e-mail might be despatched to travellers who meet the factors to allow them to proceed with their journey preparations,” the division mentioned.