In terms of Section 12 of the Immigration Act, 2007 (Act No.3 of 2007) implemented on the 26th May 2014, it is deemed that all applications are to be presented in Person outlined under Regulation (9), Sub-Regulation (2)(a)(b).
Only Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan citizens DO NOT have to submit visaapplications in person at the Embassy in Ankara, Turkey. Applicants may utilize a courier company with a prepaid consignment or pay on delivery.
South African / Azerbaijan / Uzbekistan passport holders without residence permit or work permit for Turkey
Due to new regulations of the Turkish banking system, South African / Azerbaijan / Uzbekistan passport holders without residence permit or work permit for Turkey will not be allowed to physically deposit any kind of cash to the Embassy account at Işbank. Please make sure to deposit your application fee through other channels prior to your appointment. Also make sure you have the bank receipt with you at your appointment time.