South African Business Visa
A South African business visa may be issued to a foreigner who intends to establish his or her own business or invest in an existing business in South Africa. A minimum of R5 million from abroad must be provided into such business, provided such funds are certified by an accountant to remain part of the underlying book value of the business.
South African Medical Treatment Visa
The private medical and health care facilities in South Africa are world-class and very often foreigners utilise the facilities and make use of medical treatment visas to undergo medical treatments. Medical visas issued are limited to six months after which it can be renewed.
South African Permanent Residence Visa
Permanent residence is granted to a foreigner who is able to meet the criteria set out in section 26 and 27 of the Immigration Act and Regulations 22 and 23 respectively. As South African immigration specialists we are equipped to provide strategic advice and assist with your application for permanent residence.
South African Relatives Visa
A relatives visa, including a spousal or life partner visa may be issued for a maximum of two years to a foreigner who is a member of the immediate family of a citizen.
Such citizen or permanent resident must be able to financially support the applicant with an amount of R8 500.00 per month per person to obtain a relatives visa.
South African Retirement Visa
This visa, also referred to as the retired persons visa, is one most favoured by foreigners wishing to retire in South Africa and high net worth individuals. This is because it allows a foreigner to enter into South Africa on a seasonal or continual basis for more than the standard 3 month limit, thus giving foreigners who are financially sound but require the flexibility of retiring and still residing in other parts of the world all the freedom they need to come and go.
South African Spousal Visa
A South African spouse is defined as a party to either a marriage or a life partnership. A South African spousal visa, or life partner visa may be issued to a foreign spouse of a South African citizen or permanent resident for two years, subject to that relationship being in good faith, i.e. not of convenience.
South African Study Visa
Are you looking to apply for a study visa? This section will explain what some of the requirements are, and how we can assist.
South African study visas are issued to foreigners intending to study in South Africa for longer than three months. He or she must study at any institution of learning that is approved by the Department of Home Affairs.
South African Treaty Visa
Treaty visas may be issued to a foreigner conducting activities in South Africa in terms of an international agreement to which South Africa is a party. The application of this type of visa is a service offered by our professional immigration specialists.
South African Work Visa
There are three categories of South African work visas available to a foreigner – each with its own set of specific requirements all assisting in immigration to South Africa or working in South Africa. As leading immigration specialists in South Africa we provide assistance in obtaining the following South African working visas