São Tomé and Principe (Democratic
of Relations | Diplomatic Representation | Travel
Info | Health Requirements | Climate Info
| Currency Info | Trade Info | Visits
and Meetings | Agreements | Interest Groups/
South Africa enjoys full diplomatic relations with
the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Principe since 10 May 1994.
South African Representation in São Tomé and Principe
Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
Ms C E Castleman
South African Embassy
São Tomé and Principe Representation in South Africa
Visa Requirements for South Africans
The embassy of
São Tomé and Principe in Libreville can be contacted on:
Tel: 09 241 721
Fax: 09 241 721 528
Address: BP 489, Libreville, Gabon
more information contact the Hon Consulate-General of the Democratic Republic
of São Tomé and Principe.
A yellow fever certificate is required. Malaria
is a risk. Immunisation is recommended for hepatitis A and B as well as for tetanus.
Bilharzia, rabies and typhoid are present. Immunisation is recommended for polio.
further information go to Travelers' Health.
climate with heavy rainfall and high temperatures. It is very humid. The main
dry season is June to September.
For up-to-date weather information click here.
tender is the São Tomé and Principe Dobra (STN), which is not freely convertible. It can only be used on the
islands of São Tomé and Principe.
current exchange rates click here.
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) at 012 351 1000.
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and São Tomé and Principe, visit the website of the Department
of Trade, Industry and Competition of South Africa.
Groups and Information