South Africa: Visa-Exempt Travel for Palestinian Passport Holders

Key Points  

  • South Africa added Palestine to its list of visa-exempt travelers 


The government of South Africa announced visa exemptions for Palestinian passport holders. As a result, Palestinian nationals who can present a valid passport issued by the state of Palestine will be granted an entry visa at all ports of entry into South Africa. The visa will remain valid for a maximum period of 90 days.  

What are the Changes?  

The South African government added Palestine to its list of visa-exempt travelers. Palestinian passport holders will be permitted to enter the country for a maximum period of 90 days.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of South Africa’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information. 

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