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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


Immigration: application for a repatriation deposit refund
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • October 20 2014

The Department of Home Affairs, has designated 13 October 2014, as the effective date of dispensing with the statutory requirement for a repatriation


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


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


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'


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


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


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


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


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