Legal Immigration Service South Africa is ‘LISSA’

We offer a a professional and cost-effective service to assist with all your immigration needs. We assist with obtaining temporary visas and permanent residency for South Africa and can advise you on the best way forward with technical matters that may not be as straightforward.

As experienced legal experts, attorneys and consultants, we are a team that is committed to providing clients with unmatched immigration advice with service tailored to you. Not every case is the same and so we take the time to get to know you and your specific needs.

Since our inception, we have assisted hundreds of applicants with their visas – ranging from extending visitor’s visas to obtaining permanent residency. We are based in Cape Town, but have assisted with applications nationally and internationally.

We keep up with the latest developments in immigration law and pride ourselves on being ‘in the know’. We have successfully assisted thousands of foreign persons to reside, work, study, invest and visit South Africa.


We offer an affordable and cost-effective solution to all your visa and residency needs. More than that, we deliver the best advice and service tailored specifically for you. We invest ourselves in our client’s cases and see the process through until the end.

We have extensive knowledge of the Department of Home Affairs and are able to assist foreigners with obtaining ID books, marriage interviews and marriages as well as registration of foreign births.

Our years of experience in the industry have equipped us with the knowledge and expertise to advise you on the most successful, quick and efficient way to obtain your visa or residency. Based on your specific needs, we will be able to provide you with timeframes for obtaining your visa or residency and assist you with planning your short or long-term stay.

We believe that the success of an application is determined by the quality and time spent on the initial consultation with our clients and therefore we take the time to get to know you and your short and long term goals.