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Ten-year multiple-entry visas set to promote investment in South Africa
  • DLA 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 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


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


The 'undesirable person' provisions of the new immigration legislation
  • DLA 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'


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


Immigration lockdown
  • Eversheds LLP
  • South Africa
  • August 29 2014

The amendments to the Immigration Act, 13 of 2002 ("Immigration Act"), introduced on 26 May 2014, are the latest topic of scrutiny and debate


A temporary bridge to the near future
  • DLA 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


Minister of Home Affairs announces financial or capital contribution for business
  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • August 11 2014

A foreign national who intends establishing a business or investing in a business that is established within the Republic of South Africa will need


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