Processing Time in South Africa for extension: 30-40 days
Processing Time if lodged abroad: 30 days
Government Fee in South Africa: R425
New Submission Centre Fee ( in SA ): R1350
Government Fee abroad: Dependent on Currency
In order to volunteer with one of the many charity organisations in South Africa you must acquire a valid Volunteer Visa. Those applying for a Volunteer Visa must submit their application at the South African Embassy in their home country. The Volunteer visa can be issued for the period between 3 to six months.
It’s important to note that a Volunteer Visa must be issued before the volunteer travels to South Africa.