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  1. Applying for PRP and CSV at the same time

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hello, I am a student who graduated from a South African tertiary institution last year and I am very keen on applying for a PRP with a student waiver. However, since the PRP applications have long processing times, I would like to apply for a critical skills visa a month after submitting my...
  2. Initial CSV application

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi there, I wonder if someone can help, I am an IT Manager and have been for over 7 years, with plenty of management and hands-on experience. I am looking to apply for a CSV for South Africa. I have been told by an agent who I enquired through that although I am an IT manager I should still be...
  3. How do I change job/employer with SA critical skills work visa?

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    I hold a critical skills visa that is valid for 5 years and specifies that I need to work as <designation> with company <ABC>. I came to South Africa 2 month back and still waiting interview calls from my company <ABC>. Now I have decided to start searching job by own. My question is if any...
  4. Critical Skills Visa - Unlink Employer details

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi Expats, Just needed a clarity around the below:- I have currently a CSV for 5 years with a company X bounded to it. Date of issue is April 2018 and is valid to April 2023. I just got a better job offer from company Y and i would like to consider this option. I have also recently applied for...
  5. UK visa for cabin crew

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    hi all, I am currently a operating cabin crew, i hold a south african passport, to get my UK Visa i could require me to surrender my passport for afew weeks, unfortunately i can not as i need my passport to work, can anyone help me with recommendations with how to proceed?
  6. General Work permit renewal

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi everyone I’m just wondering how soon can I apply for my work permit renewal. Is there specific time limit? My visa expiring next year, in 2019, so how long before it expires can I renew it. I know on VFS website it says atleast 60 days prior expiry date, but can I apply a year ahead? Did...
  7. Processing time for SA Work Visa

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hello All, I applied for my SA Temporary resident:Work visa on June 06, 2017 at the VFS center and till today I have not received my Visa despite the passage of 10 weeks time and now 11 week has started. Does anybody has idea how much time does it actually takes? :clock::clock: I have contacted...
  8. German Passport by descent

    Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hi Everyone I am looking for some advice or thoughts on whether my husband can apply for a German Passport. He was born and lives in South Africa. His father also lives and was born in South Africa. His grandfather (father's father) was born in Germany and moved to South Africa, however he...
  9. Apply for DOL certificate at SA consulate overseas

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hey everyone, I am currently living in the U.S., and have a work offer from South Africa. I am planning to apply for a work permit at the LA consulate, and in the list of requirements is the Department of Labour certificate. My question is, can I apply for this DOL certificate at the...
  10. Kiwi in UK needs SA visa

    Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi As a NZ citizen I now need a visa to visit South Africa. As tickets are expensive I'd like to buy mine as early as possible for a visit in October. But according to the official website I can't do this before 4 or 5 weeks (contradictory info on the same website) of the interview. Would like...
  11. South African Moving to Mauritius

    Other Middle East & Africa
    Hi I am South African Looking to move to another country any help on mauritius ? i am a qualified IT Specialist although i am looking more into starting a business just myself and my wife any help would be appreciated thanks
  12. Any South Africans living in Budapest

    Other Europe
    Hi I am not too sure where to post this. I am interested in connecting with South Africans who have either immigrated to Budapest or who are there for work Assignments etc . Thanks
  13. South Africa Critical Skill Visa

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi, I am new member of this forum. I wish to apply South Africa Critical Skill Visa. Can any one help me regarding same? My professional comes under CSV - Desktop Support Engineer, IT category. Pls advice me step by step process of CSV. Thanks JThanki
  14. Australian PR - Subclass 189 - Civil Engineer

    Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear Forum, I am an Indian, currently working in south Africa. As i want to apply for the 189 PR (Australia), I would like to know some information regarding the downside and benefits of applying from from non native country(South Africa rather than India) to Australia. I would be greatly...
  15. Critical Skills visa application submission from Congo

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Has anyone submitted Critical Skills visa application from Kinshasa D.R.Congo? How much time does it take for application processing and Visa outcome? Should the application be submitted to Embassy or via VFS?
  16. Need a South African Visa or Permit?

    Australasia & Pacific Islands Marketplace
    We are Cape Town based immigration lawyers who assist foreign nationals get their desired South African visa quickly and easily. Visit our site for more information about the times of visas and visa services we offer. Take a free assessment online here or call us on +27 21 286 0057.
  17. Need a South African Visa or Permit?

    Europe Marketplace
    We are Cape Town based immigration lawyers who assist foreign nationals with getting their desired South African visa quickly and easily. Visit our site for more information about the types of visas and visa services we offer. Take a free assessment online here or call us on +27 21 286 0057.
  18. Need a South African Visa or Permit?

    Americas Marketplace
    We are Cape Town based immigration lawyers who assist foreign nationals get their desired South African visa quickly and easily. Visit our site for more information about the times of visas and visa services we offer. Take a free assessment online here or call us on +27 21 286 0057.
  19. Study Visa problem Help!

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hello, I am a student from the UK, I have gained a place on a masters degree at a university in South Africa, starting in January and am due to apply for study visa soon. However, I am worried my application will be denied due to a 'simple caution' for possession of a controlled substance...
  20. Letter of No Impediment from India

    South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi All , I am Indian national marrying a South African national next year. I was told that I need to go to Home affairs for an interview before we get married. One of documents that is required is "Letter of No Impediment" Indian consulate in SA doesnt issue this document. They said I will...
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