General information

Annual general meetings

Friday, 9 August 2015

16:45 SASCRO AGM
16:45 SACCSG AGM
17:00 SAOSWF AGM
17:00 NONSA AGM

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points

The congress has been accredited by the Health Professions Council of South Africa and registered for CPD points.

Language

The official language of the congress will be English. No simultaneous translation into any other language will be provided.

Currency

ZAR South African Rand.

Climate

Temperature: Average low 9o C to average high 24o C.
Jacket could be essential for the evenings.

Electricity

The electricity supply in South Africa is 220 / 230 volts, AC 50 Hz.

Insurance

The Congress organisers cannot accept any liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss of, or damage to, property belonging to Congress participants (or their accompanying persons), either during or as a result of the Congress. Please check the validity of your own insurance.

Visas

It is strongly suggested that all travellers check the latest visa requirements with the nearest South African Embassy or Consulate before travelling, OR visit www.sa-venues.com.

The passports of all travellers entering South Africa must contain at least two clean (unstamped) visa pages each time entry is sought.

Travellers entering South Africa from countries where yellow fever is endemic are often required to present their yellow World Health Organisation (WHO) vaccination record or other proof of inoculation. If they are unable to do so, they must be inoculated at the airport in order to be permitted entry.

Special dietary requirements

Halaal & vegetarian
Please indicate your requirements on the registration form.

Kosher meals & other dietary preferences
Please contact the organisers in this regard.

Time zone

South Africa is GMT + 2 hours.