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Electricity 

City and town power systems operate at 220/250 volts, AC50Hz. Adapters for electrical appliances can be purchased at airports and major shopping centres.

Weights and measures

The metric system is used in South Africa.

Tap water

Water in South Africa is safe to drink straight from the tap. Water for public use is of high quality and treated to be free from harmful micro-organisms. Bottled mineral water is also readily available.

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