Travelling with children into South Africa
Important information for children under 18 travelling into South Africa
New amendments to the immigration Act of South Africa have passed government approval and are now going to be implemented as from 1 June 2015. If you travel with children younger than 18 years into South Africa, you need to carry certain documents with you..
Airlines will be forced to refuse travel to families not in possession of these documents and this regulation will apply at any entry point to South Africa, might this be an airport, a land or sea border. These regulations do not apply when you are in transit and not entering South Africa.
We give you two links below
1. Simplified version. New immigration regulations. requirements made easy
2. Detailed version. tells you all you need to know.