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Applying for a Spousal/Life Partner Permanent Residence Permit South Africa: FAQ

Applying for a Spousal/Life Partner Permanent Residence Permit South Africa: FAQ

If you’re married to or in a permanent relationship with a South African citizen or a person with a South African permanent residence permit, then you qualify to apply for a Spousal/Life Partner Permanent Residence Permit. However, as with any visa application - you’ll need to know the requirements.

The Critical Skills List

The Critical Skills List

In June 2014, the Critical Skills list was published by the Gazette; it is in a PDF format and available on Department of Home Affairs website. I find the list a bit difficult to navigate, so I took the liberty to simplify it so it is easy to do searches.