Dialling Code (00255)
Contact Details
Tanzania High Commission +27 (012) 342-4393 / 4371
Tanzania Tourist Board Tel: +255 211 1244
SA Representative Tel: +255 22 260 1800
Visas Visas are NOT required by SA passport holders for stay of up to 90 days if travelling for tourism, business or in transit.
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
Recommended Vaccinations
  • Typhoid
  • Hepatitis A & B
  • Tetanus
  • Polio
  • Meningitis
  • Rabies
Precautions 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.   
  • Third-Party Insurance: Compulsory - obtained at border post
  • Carnet de Passage: Highly recommended. Applications forms can be downloaded here; if you do not have a Carnet, a TIP will be issued at a fee of USD 150
  • Fuel Levy: USD 5 for each entry
  • FVP Levy: USD 20
  • ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store
  • International Driving Permit: Recommended
AA Club
AA Tanzania
Address Morogoro Road (opposite Oryx Petrol Station), Ground Floor, Flat no 3, Block 186 175, Parcel no 33, Dar Es Salaam
Tel +255 2221 51837
Currency Tanzania Shilling (TZS)

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