First of all, you should download an application form from the official website of the South Africa high Commission in Ottawa. However, you can also download an application form from the link given below.
Click to download Application From.
South African High Commission asks for certain documents in order to grant a tourist visit visa to an applicant. Below are listed the documents that should be attached with the visa application form:
(a) Completed and duly signed application form.
(b) Valid passport that should be valid one month after your intended departure from the South Africa. Your passport should have at least one blank visa page.
(c) One photocopy of the original passport.
(d) Two passport sized photographs that should be fresh and in light colour background.
(e) Bank statement, Salary advises, and Cash and Debit or credit cards to show that you can bear your expenses of your visit.
(f) Return ticked only if you are travelling through air.
(g) You also need to submit marriage Certificate/Divorce decree if visiting for more than 90 days.
(h) You may also need to submit the proof of your hotel booking
(i) In some cases you may also need to submit vaccination certificate.
(j) You also need to submit a medical and radiological report that should be signed by your practitioner.
If you are not Canadian Nationals, you may have to submit some additional documents as required by the South Africa High Commission in Ottawa.
Single Entry visa fee for the South African tourist visa is CAD $79 that should only be in Canadian dollars. Any other currency is not accepted. However, you can pay using multiple ways, either cash, cheque, or postal order made payable to “South African High Commission”.
In case you have decided to send your fee via postal order, click to locate the nearest Post Office in Ottawa.
Submission of Application
Montreal residents need to send their application form to “South African High Commission in Ottawa.” There are multiple options available that you can use to submit an application. If you want to submit in-person you will need to visit South African High Commission in Ottawa. However, you can also send your application using postal service or courier service. You should use registered postal service because the South African High Commission will not be responsible for loss of documents.
South Africa High Commission Ottawa
Address: 15 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1M 1M8, Canada View Map
Contact: +1 613 744 0330
Visit South Africa High Commission Ottawa Website
Locate the nearest Canadian Post Office in Ottawa.
If you are choosing a courier service then below is list of some courier services.
(a) Courrier Rapide
Address: 640 Rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, QC H3C 1J2, Canada View Map
Contact: +1 514 866 8727
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Address: 1243 Rue University, Montréal, QC H3B 3A8, Canada View Map
Contact: +1 514 875 8661
Visit Purolator Website
(c) Top Gun Courrier Inc
Address: 781, rue William, Montréal, QC H3C 1N8, Canada View Map
Contact: +1 514 866 0585
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South Africa High commission has ten days to issue a visa however, in some cases this period may extend depending upon the case. To avoid delays, you should check your application pack before mailing to the commission in Ottawa.
The South Africa high commission will send your visa along with original documents and passport to the address you sent with your application pack. However, if you want to collect the passport in person, you should visit visa consular section of High commission in Ottawa.