Posts under Immigration Law

Increase in Department of Home Affairs Rejections

On October 12, 2014 / Increase in Department of Home Affairs Rejections / Leave a comment

Immigration Act South Africa 2014 changes – Increase in Department of Home Affairs Rejections – Blog Series Part 6 – Release May 2014 Managing change is important in any setting. Changes within businesses need to be carefully coordinated to ensure that staff and clients are well informed and prepared. Any organisation planning for change needs...

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Immigration Law South Africa 2014 – DA calls for Debate

On September 17, 2014 / Immigration Law South Africa 2014 – DA calls for Debate / Leave a comment

The South African Democratic Alliance (the governing party of the Western Cape Province), calls for South Africa’s new immigration laws to be reconsidered and debated by Parliament’s home affairs portfolio committee. “Media reports and public outcry suggest that in less than a month the new law has already ripped apart families, dissuaded investors, and led...

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New Zimbabwean Permits for South Africa

On August 28, 2014 / New Zimbabwean Permits for South Africa / Leave a comment

The Dispensation of Zimbabweans Project (DZP) allowed Zimbabweans with valid passports to apply for special permits in order to legalise their stay in South Africa, provided that they could submit proof of either: employment, conducting business or attending an accredited learning institution. Applicants also needed to prove that they had a clear criminal record. Out...

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