New regulations for children travelling to and from South Africa

15 May 2022

From 01 June 2015, South African Airways (SAA) complies with new regulations relating to children who travel to and from South Africa. These new regulations were promulgated in terms of the South African Immigration Amendment Act of 2010 and define children as persons under the age of 18.

For comprehensive and up-to-date information, please visit the Department of Home Affairs South Africa: and read their new regulations. 

For customers resident in the UK you can also request further information by contacting the South African High Commission:

Tel: +44 20 7839 5198

Or in person at South Africa House.

Details for the South African Consulator information can be found at the following website:

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