Visas & Passports Unlimited


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South African passport holders do require a visa

(Please note that we are unable to issue any UMRAH PILGRIMAGE visas)


Passport must be valid for at least 6 months after return date, signed by the bearer. (There should be no ISRAELI  stamps in pp) – NO TEMPORARY PASSPORTS will be accepted



Application form

One, to be completed by each applicant. All applications are now done on-line and submitted through the VFS lodgement centre in Sandton, Visas Unlimited will capture, pay and book an appointment for the applicant and do a meet and greet to guide the applicant through the process. All applicants are required to appear in person for Biometrics



Passport photographs

Two colour photographs required per applicant



Air ticket


The original airline ticket plus a photocopy is required, as well as a full itinerary


Minors travelling with one parent require a certified letter of consent from the parent not travelling; minors traveling alone require a certified letter of consent from BOTH parents. All minors (under 18) must have an ORIGINAL unabridged birth certificate.



Bank Statements

3 Months bank statements. ( Must be current )



Business Applications

A)   A letter of employment from SA Company stating the nature of the business, applicant’s full name, job title, period of stay and explaining the purpose of the business trip.

 B)       A letter of invitation from the host company in Saudi Arabia, Stamped by the Chamber of Commerce in Saudi Arabia. It is very important that this letter have the company’s name, address, telephone number as well as their civil file number (usually starts with 700…). All of this information MUST be in Arabic.

  C)  The registration certificate of the company in Saudi Arabia.













Proof of pre-paid and pre-booked accommodation – this proof should be a copy of a letter (in Arabic) addressed to the embassy and stamped by the Saudi Chamber of Commerce.

The international certificate of inoculation is required (Yellow card).

The list of vaccinations required are:

    Yellow fever


     Hepatitis B   (if not available – a blood test can be provided)

PLEASE NOTE: Visas applications will not be accepted without the above.





Fees do vary – Please contact our offices for costing.

Our service includes collection and delivery to and from your office/ home.

R550.00 (excl. Vat) per visa within an approximate 60km radius of JHB CBD.  Please contact us for costs within other areas/ Provinces...



Processing time

5 –7 working days, Please be advised that foreign passport holders processing times may differ.




Please ensure all your photocopies or original documents as requested by the embassy have been made prior to submission.



Tel: (011) 452-4646

Fax:  086 613 5212

Download visa forms from:

Visas Unlimited and Passports – Reg. No.  2004/056222/23

Member:  DB Nicholson (SA)


Please note:  Above quoted prices are subject to change without prior notice,