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Dialing code - 00244 Embassy Contact Details

Angola Embassy


Consulate near border post in Santa Clara

+27 (012) 342-3671/ 3696

+27 (011) 622-6025

+244 65 22 1799


Visas are required by SA passport holders. For more information regarding food restrictions, passports/visa and pet travel enquiries, please contact the consulate/embassy – contact details above.

Health Requirements

Compulsory Vaccinations

Recommended Vaccinations




Yellow Fever

  • Typhoid
  • Hepatitis A & B
  • Rabies
  • Tetanus
  • Polio

Malaria risk

Documents Required
  • Valid passport of the driver

    • Certified copy of vehicle registration papers in the name of the driver

    • Letter of authority from the registered owner if the vehicle is not owned by the driver

    • If vehicle is still being financed, carry a letter of authority from the bank (must include dates of travel) together with the vehicle license papers.  

  • Temporary Import Permit (TIP): R680, valid for one year
  • Third Party Insurance: Compulsory; purchased at an insurance company, called Oshi Congo, close to the border post for R800
  • ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store
  • International Driving Permit: Recommended
Currency New Kwanza (AOA)