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SOUTH AFRICA: Procedural Changes for Qualification Evaluation and Transfer of Skills

Qualification Evaluation Effective 16 September 2019, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) will allow only qualification holders (applicants) to follow up on their own evaluation applications.  SAQA will no longer allow third parties (such as immigration agencies, attorneys or family [..]

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SOUTH AFRICA: Department of Home Affairs Restricts Short-Term Work to 180 Days Per Calendar Year

The Department of Home Affairs (DHA) has issued a directive internally and to the South African diplomatic missions, restricting short-term work on a Visitor’s Visa 11(2) to a maximum of 180 days per calendar year.

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SOUTH AFRICA: Consulates May Have Started Using Unpublished Draft of New Critical Skills List

Reports have emerged that some South African overseas missions have begun to reject Critical Skills Visa applications on the grounds that the corporate general manager category no longer exists.

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