Next tie 2017
South Africa will compete in Europe/Africa Zone Group II in 2017 after being relegated from Zone Group I in 2016.
Last tie 3-6 February 2016
South Africa were relegated from Europe/Africa Zone Group I in 2016 after losing 2-0 to Hungary.
South Africa played in the inaugural Fed Cup in 1963 and were crowned champions in 1972, defeating Great Britain 2-1 in the Final. The mid-70s was a glorious period for South African tennis, as the men's team also won the Davis Cup in 1974.