Definition Of “Spouse” And Residency Rights For Foreign “Spouses” as Per South Africa's Immigration Laws
Craig Smith, an accomplished and well known Attorney specialising in Immigration Law and based in Cape Town has drafted an article outlining the definition of the term "spouse" as it pertains to South African Immigration Law and the application by foreigners for a south african spouse permit.
South African Immigration Laws are extremely inclusive when it comes to the requirements that need to be met to apply for a ...
Temporary Residence Applications: Outstanding Documents
Submitting a temporary residence application can be a tricky business. While all the necessary documentation is listed and explained during the process of application for all South African temporary residence permits, the logistics of accumulating all required documentation can often be tremendously challenging. Police clearance, unabridged marriage or birth certificates and South African Qualifications Authority Assessments can all take weeks if not months to attain, and this can seriously hinder application processes.
There are however allowances that have been built ...
Section 11 Visitors Permit "Work Authorisations"
A South African visitors permit is, by definition, a permit allowing the holder to visit the country on a leisure type basis. Those wishing intentionally to work in this country should of course apply for a South African work permit, rather than a South African visitors permit.
There is however a level of uncertainty that is catered for when it comes to the intentions of a Visitors permit holder. Often visitors who do not qualify for any form of ...