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Immigration Act South Africa 2014 – How to appeal against the suggested changes | Feb 2014

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Immigration Act South Africa 2014 changes – How to appeal – Blog Series Part 2 – Release Feb 2014 The suggested amendments to the South African Immigration Act has caused an outcry amongst foreigners living in South Africa. Currently the changes are still in the “draft stage” and the public is invited to comment. If...

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New Immigration Act of South Africa suggests major amendments to the Life Partner Permit | Notice Feb 2014

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Immigration Act South Africa 2014 changes – Life Partner Permit/Visa South Africa – Blog Series Part 1 The South Africa Life Partner Permit has always been a good visa option for couples not yet married. With the new proposed Immigration Act of 2014, this option might no longer be available for couples in the honeymoon...

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Check your permit status on the Department of Home Affairs website | Notice Oct 2013

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There are four ways to check up on the status of your permit/visa application. 1) Check your permit status on the Department of Home Affairs website Did you know you can check your permit status on the Department of Home Affairs website using your reference number? Follow the link to the Department of Home Affairs...

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Six reasons you should be using a professional immigration agency for your visa and permit application to South Africa

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The internet is full of good advice on immigration processes to South Africa, and submitting your own visa application for South Africa seems like the next thing to do. Why should you be paying the administration fees charged by the Department of Home Affairs and, on top of that, an immigration practitioner or immigration agency...

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Critical skills positions soon to see more brainy foreigners

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Foreigners with critical skills are looking forward to easier immigration to South Africa Addressing the lack of critical skills in South Africa, Department of Home Affairs Minister Naledi Pandor has promised to allow more skilled, bread-winning foreigners into South Africa by means of re-visiting South African immigration practices. Due to the very favourable lifestyle and...

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