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Spousal visas, what that they are and how to get them

Wondering how to get your hands on a South African spousal visa? The blog reveals all!

Apply for a South African spousal visa and this enables you to migrate to South Africa and live and work in the country. As long as your husband, wife or partner is a permanent citizen of the country you can apply for a visa based on your relationship. Getting your hands on a spousal visa shouldn’t be too difficult if you follow the guidelines and this blog points you in the right direction. 

Eligibility: Make sure you are eligible to apply for a spousal visa to save disappointment later on. South African visa rules are strict and you could be refused a visa if you fail to meet the set criteria. To be eligible for a spousal visa you must either be married to a South African citizen or have been in a long-term relationship with them for a set number of years (usually 5).

Spouse Visa Working Rights

Application: Applying for a South African spousal visa might seem like a daunting process but it doesn’t have to be as long as you keep things simple. Don’t overcomplicate the process, get all the support you need from the beginning and everything should be fine. The easy way to simplify immigration to South Africa is to apply for a spousal visa through an approved immigration service like ourselves at New World. This will give you all the support you need and help to speed up the process as well.

Get things moving: The fastest way to get things moving, if you think you are eligible for a spousal visa, is to make enquiries with an immigration service like our team at New World as fast as you can.The quicker you get things moving the faster your visa application can be processed. Just call one of our team to discuss your case and we can start processing the visa application straight away. Don’t put it off, apply for a visa as soon as you can and you could be living and working in South Africa much sooner than you think.

By Robbie Ragless

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