Dialling Code (00291)
Contact Details
Eritrea Embassy +27 (012) 333-1302
SA Representative Tel: +291 15 25 21
Visas Visas are required by ALL 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 Yellow Fever ( depends on country of origin )

Recommended Vaccinations


Hepatitis A & B





  • Malaria risk
  • Rabies
  • Polio
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.   
  • If you are not the registered owner of the vehicle: Please carry an affidavit from the police giving you authorisation from the owner / financial institution to take the vehicle abroad
  • Third-Party Insurance: Compulsory - obtained at the border post
  • ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store
  • International Driving Permit: Recommended
Currency Nakfa (ERN)

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