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  1. Application to be submitted in person by the applicant
  2. Original passport valid for no less than 30 days after the expiry of intended visit with at least 3 unused pages for endorsements
  3. Photocopy of valid residential permit (if applicable)
  4. Permit fee DKK430.00 with bank transfer
  5. 1 recent EU passport size photograph
  6. Application form DHA-1738 (duly completed)
  7. Vaccination certificate (if traveling through yellow fever belt)
  8. Police clearance certificates in respect of all applicants 18 years and older for each country where a person spent longer than one year
  9. Medical and Radiological reports in respect of each applicant (provided a Radiological report shall not be required in respect of children under the age of 12 years or pregnant women)
  10. Birth certificate (to be unabridged where relevant to prove parenthood/kinship)
  11. Proof of custody or adoption where applicable
  12. Consent from parents where applicable
  13. Marriage certificate where applicable
  14. Proof of a spousal relationship by means of Departmental Affidavit (including complete history of relationship and copy of Notorial contract) (if not married)
  15. Divorce decree or proof of legal separation where applicable
  16. Death certificate in respect of a late spouse where applicable
  17. Letter of support from SA spouse and/or partner
  1. Additional documentation to be submitted:
  1. A relatives permit may be issued for the prescribed period by the Director-General to a foreigner who is a member of the immediate family of a citizen or a permanent resident, provided that such citizen or permanent resident provides the prescribed financial assurance
  2. The financial assurance shall be an amount of R8 500 per person per month to be proven by means of a salary advice or bank statement: Provided that the financial assurance shall not be applicable where the applicant is a spouse or dependent minor child. (not applicable to spouse of SA citizen)
  3. Proof of kinship, within the second step, between the applicant and the citizen or permanent resident holder by means of an unabridged birth certificate and where necessary paternity test results.
REG : 4001
ACC. NO : 10647320
IBAN : DK 630000010647320 SWIFT CODE: DABADKKK
For further information please contact the Consular Section:
Tel : +45 391 8 0155
Monday - Friday : 09h00-12h00 (No VISA related telephone enquiries will be handled)
Email :
NB: VISA related telephone enquiries to be made during the following times:
Monday to Thursday : 08:00 – 09:00 and 12:30 – 15:00
Friday : 12:30 – 13:30
South African Embassy, Consular Section, Gammel Vartov Vej 8, DK-2900, Hellerup, Denmark
HE Zindziswa Nobutho Mandela
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