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South Africa In-Country Extensions

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Any extensions made after the start of a project will be charged at the ‘In-Country Extensions’ rate. This price also applies per week to children aged 4-14 years old accompanied by an adult. Please note that not all of our projects are suitable for children. For more information please call us on 01903 708 300.

Here you can see all of the prices for the different projects available in South Africa:

South Africa In-Country Extensions and Child Prices per Week
Agriculture & Farming  
Community Farming £245
General Building Projects £245
Equine Therapy £220
General Care Projects £220
Conservation & Environment  
African Bushveld Conservation £270
Creative & Performing Arts  
Music & Dance £245
Music Production £245
Culture & Community  
Community Township Project £245
International Development  
General International Development Projects £245
General Journalism Projects £245
Law & Human Rights  
Combined Law & Human Rights £245
Medicine & Healthcare  
Nutrition £245
Projects for Professionals  
IT Teacher £220
Lawyer £245
Teacher £220
Short-term Specials  
Care & Community £320
Conservation £370
General Building Projects £345
Human Rights £345
School Sports £220
Surfing £245
General Teaching Projects £220
Teach IT £220
Veterinary Medicine & Animal Care  
Animal Care £245
Grown-up Specials  
Community Township Project £345
Christmas Projects  
Christmas Care & Community Project £320

Why do we charge a fee?

Projects Abroad has to charge a fee to each volunteer to cover the cost of your experience on our programmes overseas. Using this we provide:

  • transfers to and from our specified airport
  • travel and health insurance
  • all your food and accommodation
  • transfers to and from the airport
  • support and guidance as well as 24 hour emergency back-up from our local office in your destination
  • all information before and during your time with us overseas

The price does not include flights and visas where applicable.

For a more detailed breakdown on how your project fee is spent, take a look at our Money Matters page.

Volunteering on a budget? We've put together a handy selection of tips for budget volunteer trips. There's also a Fundraising Guide available for you to download, containing a variety of different fundraising ideas and useful advice.

General Information on Prices

All prices in UK Pounds (GBP). To view prices in other currencies visit our international websites.

The prices vary depending on your chosen volunteer project, duration and destination(s). If you combine projects within a country you pay the placement fee for the most expensive project, then additional month fees as appropriate. If you combine projects in two or more countries you will get 10% off each placement fee (excluding language courses). Check out our Combinations page for more details.

To compare prices for projects in all of our destinations, or to view prices for project extensions after arriving in-country, visit our Prices page.

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