Miss SA Rolene Strauss is crowned Miss World 2014. (AFP)
Cape Town - Miss World 2019 returns to London on 14 December for the pageant's 69th year.
Miss World Organisation chairperson and CEO, Julia Morley made the announcement on Good Morning Britain with Piers Morgan.
The chosen South African representative will have three months to prepare, arriving in London on 20 November, for the three-week festival, with the grand finale taking place on 14 December at ExCel London.
The opening ceremony will be held in London, with each contestant competing in a series of fast track events that guarantee a place in the top 30.
The current Miss World is Vanessa Ponce of Mexico who was crowned on 8 December 2018 in Sanya, China.