South Africa travel advice

There are reports of violence between taxi drivers and bus service operators in Mamelodi, Pretoria. Avoid any areas where violence is taking place and monitor local media for updates on the situation.

South Africa has introduced new immigration rules. From 1 June 2015, parents travelling with children (under 18) may be asked to show the original child’s full birth certificate, and where only one parent is accompanying, proof of parental or legal authority to travel with the child.