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ENSafrica finds favour for its ‘great knowledge and experience in pan-African markets’ and its ‘responsive and professional lawyers’
Legal 500, 2019

ENSafrica understands that taking the decision to move countries is life-changing and considerable. South African immigration law aims to protect the health and security of South Africans, as well as their rights to employment opportunities in the country.  Having the appropriate legal partner when seeking immigration assistance is vital and we offer this together with our extensive all-encompassing range of immigration services. 

what we offer

Our immigration unit comprises specialists in this field and provides services, including, but not limited to:

  • temporary residence applications, including visas, corporate permits and corporate worker permits, general work permits, quota work permits, exceptional skills permits and intra-company transfer permits, business permits, study permits, voluntary work permits and accompanying spouse or parent permits
  • permanent residency applications
  • applications to the Director General of the Department of Home Affairs for waiver  of regulatory requirements
  • applications to the Department of Trade and Industry for reduction or waiver of capital investment amount
  • assistance with drafting business plans for business permit applications
  • determination of citizenship status
  • applications for dual-citizenship and resumption of citizenship
  • liaison with the Department of Home Affairs and foreign missions - ensuring ongoing compliance with immigration regulations