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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


The Department of Home Affairs offers clarity on the Zimbabwean Special Dispensation Permit of 2014
  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa, Zimbabwe
  • October 6 2014

On 25 September 2014, the Minister of Home Affairs (Minister) confirmed that the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) will be accepting applications for


Amendments to the Immigration Act, no 13 of 2011
  • Emery Mukendi Wafwana & Associates
  • South Africa
  • January 24 2014

On 26 August 2011, the Immigration Amendment Act 13 of 2011 (the Act) was passed. The current Act provides for the issuance of approximately 14


Modifications de la loi n 13 du 2011 portant Immigration
  • Emery Mukendi Wafwana & Associates
  • South Africa
  • January 24 2014

Le 26 aout 2011, la modification de la Loi n 13 du 2011 portant Immigration a été adoptée. La loi actuelle prévoit


The Department of Home Affairs sheds light on the nature of intra-company transfer work visas
  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • November 10 2014

If a foreign national wants to work in South Africa, they must be in possession of a valid work visa issued in terms of the Immigration Act, No13 of


Repatriation deposits no longer required for temporary residence visas
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • November 22 2014

The Department of Home Affairs has announced that it will no longer require a repatriation deposit as a condition for issuing a temporary residence


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


Employment Services Bill 38 of 2012
  • Hogan Lovells
  • South Africa
  • March 1 2014

The Bill aims to repeal all the employment services provisions contained in the Skills Development Act (1998) as well as those provisions


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