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South Africa established its Embassy in Kyiv in October
1992, Ukraine established its Embassy in Pretoria in 1995.
South African Representation in Ukraine
Mr T Dalamba
Ukraine Representation in South Africa
H E Mr V Hrebenuik
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Visa Requirements for South Africans
For members of
official delegations, foreign officials who arrive in Ukraine on official invitations
of Ukrainian authorities, visum, max. for 5 days, may be issued at Borispil Airport
on arrival as an exception.
Immunisation against hepatitis A and hepatitis B is recommended
for all Central European countries, including Ukraine.
For further information
go to Travelers' Health.
predominantly continental. Average winter temperature: from - 7 to - 9 C, summer:
from + 18 to + 20 C. Minimum winter temperature to - 30; maximum summer temperature
up to + 37 C.
For up-to-date weather information click here
introduced its national currency, Hryvnia (UAH) in 1996 as a sole legal tender
for all transactions (exchange rate USD1 = UAH1.7 as of the date of introduction).
The exchange rate as of June 2002 is USD1 = UAH 5.34 (Hryvnia)
exchange rates click here
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837.
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and Ukraine, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
Groups and Information
Ukraine-South Africa Friendship Society
Director Mykola Poplavskiy
Ukraine, 270004 Odessa,
Ap.8, 2 Marazlievskaia str.
Tel: (380 4849) 294-465
Fax: (380 4849) 242-059