Need to leave South Africa? International travel is still not allowed under Lockdown Alert Level 2, but Emirates is offering repatriation flights.
Hours before foreign visitors’ permits and visas expired, South African home affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi updated the Coronavirus-related immigration rules.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines revealed that they will organise several repatriations flights from South Africa to various parts of Europe.
Home Affairs has outlined temporary measures that have been put in place to address immigration matters during the lockdown period.
Foreign nationals whose visas and permits expire during the lockdown will not be penalised, says Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi.