Country and Currency Information

South Africa
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Time Zone (GMT):+2
Population:54,002,000
Capital City:Pretoria
Largest City:Johannesburg
Currency:South African Rand = 100 cents
Currency Code:ZAR
Banknote Denominations:10 / 20 / 50 / 100 / 200
Exchangeable Currencies:All major
* Lowest Returnable Note:20

* When selling currency back to most bureaux. Coins are generally NOT returnable.

GOV.UK Travel Advice

South Africa
Wednesday 21 February 2018 3:03pm
Summary – updated information on water restrictions; the City of Cape Town has cautioned that water restrictions may become more severe in July. After that period you shouldn’t assume an unrestricted supply of potable water

(This information was still current on the GOV.UK website 21 minutes ago)


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