New Immigration Laws were passed recently to counter the threat of child trafficking. Please read carefully and before entering South Africa.
The new requirements for children travelling to or from the Republic of South Africa took effect from 1 June 2015. The requirements are aimed at establishing the principle that all minors require the consent of their parents when traveling into or out of the Republic
Below is an infographic, courtesy Cape Town Tourism, showing the requirements:
For more detailed information, download the official document here.