Expats With Visas or Passports Due To Expire
Where you have expatriates with visas or passports due to expire, extensions of those visas and renewals of passports must be submitted to ensure that the South African company and the foreigner, remains legally compliant within South Africa. These applications must be filed timeously as we are expecting high volumes and any delays in filing should be avoided.
Looking To Enter SA From a Visa-Free Country
It has been indicated in the announcement that foreign nationals from medium and high risk countries who used to enter South Africa visa free, will now be required to apply for a visa to enable entry to South Africa, this application will require inclusion of a health indication with a “certificate of clearance from the virus”.
It is recommended that you continue to proceed in preparation and filing of your foreign resource’s renewal and/or new visa application and be on standby for the submission of the same after further updates and instructions have been received by the DHA in midst of the COVID-19.
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