Last Updated 22 July 2014

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The New World Immigration Blog provides you with a platform to conveniently gain access to recent news and insightful advice with relation to visa application and immigration information. This blog aims to provide useful content for anyone or business company interested in immigrating to South Africa or Australia. Be open to use this space to comment and share your thoughts on uploaded posts.

How US citizens can apply for a police clearance certificate 2014-2015

21 July 2014 | charl

All US citizens applying for a temporary residence long stay visa or permanent residency in South Africa should include a police clearance certificate when submitting their application to the Department of Home Affairs. Please note that state certificates are not accepted and all US citizens should apply for a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) certificate with fingerprints.


Police Clearance Certificate

New Requirements for South African Business Visa 2014-2015

18 July 2014 | charl

The Department of Home Affairs has eventually decided to publish the long awaited business visa requirements needed to start a business in South Africa. The newly published gazette reveals the set required amount to invest in a new or existing business, lists of businesses that qualify for a capital waiver and lastly a list of businesses that are deemed undesirable in South Africa.


Business Visa Corporate Visa