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History of Relations
relations since 1997.
South African Representation in Moldova
accreditation from Kiev, Ukraine.
HE Mr A Sentso
Moldovan Representation in South Africa
Requirements for South Africans
Foreign citizens who wish to visit Moldova
may apply for entry/exit visas at Moldovan diplomatic missions and consulates
Citizens of countries, in which Moldova does not have
representation, may get visas (as an exclusive case) at international border crossing
offices (airport of Kisheneu, border crossing offices at Khul and Lieushen, near
Entry visas to Moldova may be issued in the following European
cities: Rome, Paris, Budapest, Brussels, Frankfurt, Sofiya, Bucharest, Moscow,
Kyiv, Minsk, Warsaw, Washington, Beijing, Tel-Aviv, Ankara.
Time of issue:
Price: USD 40
Urgent: 1 day, USD 60.
The following documents
are needed: valid passport, invitation (certified by the Consular Dept. of the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Moldova), one filled-in application form, one photograph
(money deposit or air ticket reservation not needed).
Importation of foreign
currency to Moldova is not limited. Exportation of any currency, including bank
notes, coins and cheques should be stated in customs declarations.
USD 1 000: without declaration
From USD 1000 to USD 5 000: written declaration
More than USD 5 000: special permission
Immunisation against hepatitis A and hepatitis B
is recommended for all Central European countries, including Moldova.
further information go to Travelers' Health.
continental. Average winter temperature: from - 3 to -5 C, summer: from + 19 to
+ 22 C.
For up-to-date weather information click here
Lei = 100 Banis, exchange rate as of June 2002 is USD1 = 15 Moldovan Leis.
current exchange rates click here
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0872/0837.
information on trade statistics between South Africa and Moldova, visit
the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
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