What is a medical treatment visa for South Africa
A South African medical treatment visa allows a foreign national to undergo specialised medical care in South Africa. The medical facilities are of a high standard in South Africa and the treatments are provided at a reasonable cost to a foreign national.
Do I qualify for a medical treatment visa?
You would need to book the medical treatment through a medical institution or practice in South Africa and request supporting documentation outlining the procedure from the relevant doctor or practitioner.
For what duration is a medical treatment visa issued?
A medical treatment visa in South Africa is issued for no longer than 6 months at a time, but may be extended if the medical practitioner or doctor validates the extension.