Western Cape Government - Tourism Safety Support Programme
The Tourism Safety and Support Programme
Tourism Safety Tips
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Western Cape Hiking Safety Tips: Download here
The Western Cape Government’s Tourism Safety and Support Programme provides assistance to visitors who may be in distress during their stay in the Western Cape.
Please see the support provided to tourists below:
Medical/emotional trauma, visiting hospitals.
Advise on short-term temporary accommodation.
Help with basic necessities, where possible.
Help with contacting family or friends.
Advise on with short-term transport arrangements.
Contact embassies and consulates in case of lost passports and visas.
What we don't offer:
Replace lost items.
Provide medical attention.
Compensate for loss.
Offer legal advice.
Neo: 082 554 2010 or 072 447 1504 (Tourism Safety Officer for Cape Town, Overberg, Winelands and West Coast)
Ilze: 082 972 2507 (Tourism Safety Officer for Garden Route and Karoo)