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Ten-year multiple-entry visas set to promote investment in South Africa
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • May 11 2015

At the beginning of the year, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) announced its plan to introduce 10-year multiple-entry visas for national business


South Africa update: Quota Work Permit holders may now submit required annual reports electronically
  • Foster
  • South Africa
  • November 25 2014

The South African Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has changed the procedure for the submission of annual reporting for Quota Work Permit holders


South Africa tightens its immigration laws
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • South Africa
  • October 13 2014

As we reported earlier this month, South Africa instituted some important changes to its immigration laws this year. South Africa has utilized the


Work permits in South Africa under the new Immigration Act
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • June 18 2014

The Immigration Act, 13 of 2002 (the "Immigration Act") was amended by the Immigration Amendment Act, 13 of 2011. The Amendment Act was however only


The 'undesirable person' provisions of the new immigration legislation
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 28 2014

The Immigration Amendment Act, No 13 of 2011 (Act), and the new regulations under the Act, provide for what is termed the 'undesirable person'


President of RSA announces commencement date for new Immigration Amendment Act and regulations under that act
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 30 2014

The long-awaited commencement date for the amendments to South Africa's immigration law has been announced. On 22 May 2014, the President of the


New visa requirements for foreign nationals awaiting residency in South Africa
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • June 18 2014

The withdrawal of this directive means that even where a foreign national has an application for residence pending in South Africa, such a foreigner


New regulations for travelling minors
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • June 18 2014

The new Immigration Regulations (the "Regulations"), which includes provisions dealing with the travelling of children, have recently caused chaos


South Africa creates task force to improve implementation of new visa regulations
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • South Africa
  • October 3 2014

South Africa recently introduced a new visa program that created some significant changes in the process to qualifying, applying and changing visas


A temporary bridge to the near future
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa, Zimbabwe
  • September 29 2014

During the course of 2009, our Cabinet approved the Dispensation of Zimbabweans Project (DZP). In essence, qualifying Zimbabweans were issued with