Applying for a temporary or permanent residence visa

All visa applications whether of a temporary or permanent residence nature fall under the ambit of the Immigration Act 13 of 2002 (as amended). In addition policy decisions of the Department of Home Affairs as embodied in Departmental Directive are what make the Act work. Immigration law can be a minefield of obstacles and pitfalls.

Applying for a temporary or permanent residence visa Download here. (PDF – 327KB
Aansoek om ’n tydelike of permanente verblyfvisum. [Afrikaans]. Download here. (PDF – 333KB
Ho etsa kopo bakeng sa visa ya bodulo ba nakwana kapa ba nako yohle [SeSotho]. Download here. (PDF – 331KB
Ukufaka isicelo se-visa yokwexeshana okanye esisigxina [isiXhosa]. Download here. (PDF – 338KB
Ukwenza isicelo se-visa yokuhlala ezweni isikhashana noma unomphela [isiZulu]. Download here. (PDF – 334KB