The Department’s core Immigration services duties are

  • Administering admissions into the country
  • Determining the residency status of foreigners and issuing permits thereof
  • Custodianship of refugee affairs
  • Inspectorate

 

Policy directives

These are achieved by issuing the following types of documents:

  • Visas
  • Temporary Residence Permits (Business permits, Work permits, Corporate permits, Study permits, Exchange permits, Retired persons’ permits, Relatives permits and Medical treatment permits)
  • Permanent Residence Permits
  • Refugee and asylum papers

 

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CONTACT DETAILS AT DHA HEAD OFFICE

CHIEF DIRECTORATE: PERMITS CHIEF DIRECTOR:  Secretary: Ms Arthie Singh - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Office Nr: 012 406 - 7206
     
Category  Director: Mr. Phindiwe Mbhele  Contact Nr: 076 890 0026
Critical Skills Work Visa
Business Visa
General Work Visa
Intra-Company Transfer
Study Visa (universities & aviation schools)
Treaty Visa
Exchange Visa
Corporate Visa
Crew Visa 

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012 406 - 4572 (Ben)

 


012 406 - 7165 (Khathu)


012 406 - 4567 (Dalena)

012 406 - 4903 (Nomvuzo)

     
Category Director: Ms Phatheka Vikwa Contact Nr: 079 492 1804
     

Visitors visa (holiday, spousal 11.6, tourism, section 11.2, long-term visitors visa)
Relatives Visa
Medical Treatment Visa
Study visas (schools, FET & Colleges)
Retired Person Visa

   
 Permanent Residence Permits  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  012 406 - 7116
Category Director: Ms Yogie Travern Contact Nr: 082 887 6537
Zimbabwe/Lesotho Special Permits Assitant Director: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  012 406 - 7258
Waivers & Exemptions
Proof of Permanent Residence
Visa and Permit verifications
Visa and Permit withdrawals

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012 406 - 4432 (Mulalo)
     
Category Director: Mr Major Kobese Contact Nr: 072 624 2825
Rejected Applications (Appeals for temporary residence & permanent residence) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    012 406 - 2504 (Major)
     
General information about requirements for visas & permits www.dha.gov.za  DHA Contact Centre Number
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www.vfsglobal.com/dha/southafrica
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800601190

 


All Immigration related applications are done by VFS Global.

Click on the link below to apply for any VISA or PERMIT.