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kuwait Visa for south africa citizens
Visa and Passport information for Kuwait
Visa Staus : Visa required
Visa notes : Holders of residence permitâ€™s issued by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and the United Arab Emirates may apply for an eVisa if the main applicant works in a specific profession. Dependents holding residence permits may also obtain an eVisa, on the conditional they will enter Kuwait with the main applicant.
Visa additional information : Passengers with a resident visa traveling to Kuwait for the first time must have: the resident visa authenticated by Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence, and an original Criminal Clearance Certificate authenticated by Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence. In case of no Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence, authentication is not required. Passengers with a work permit traveling to Kuwait for the first time are required to hold an original Criminal Clearance Certificate authenticated by Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence. In case of no Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence, authentication is not required.
Visa issuer : Passengers with a confirmation that a visa has been approved before departure can collect their original visa at immigration counter if they: travel as tourists; and stay in Kuwait for a maximum stay of 1 month; and have a sponsor in Kuwait, who must also hold the original visa.
Passport status :Passport required
Passport Validity : Passports and other documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the arrival date.
Warnings: Passports and other travel documents accepted for entry are considered valid until the day before the expiration date. Visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused entry. Passengers with an article14 visa in their passport are not allowed to reenter Kuwait with this visa even if it is still valid. The article14 visa is an exit permit.