The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, is scheduled to officially open a new Home Affairs precinct in Epping, Cape Town on Tuesday, 25 April 2023. The new precinct comprises of the Cape Town Refugee Centre and the Epping Civic Office.

The Civic office offers ID and passport applications and collections only. Clients are encouraged to plan their visit to the office via the Branch Appointment Booking System.


Members of the media are invited as follows:

Date: Tuesday, 25 April 2023

Venue: Wanga Building, 11 Grenville Avenue, Epping, Cape Town

Time: 09H00


Confirmations: Members of the media wishing to attend the event are advised to confirm with Thabo Mokgola on 060 962 4982 on/before 24 April 2023.


Media Enquiries:

Siya Qoza, ‪082 898 1657 (Spokesperson for the Minister of Home Affairs)

David Hlabane, ‪071 342 4284 (Media Manager: Department of Home Affairs)