South Africa Relatives Visa


Looking for South Africa Immigration and Visa Services?

South Africa is one of the most progressive places in Africa. If you live in the Western part of the world and this has defined your core values, you would have no problem adapting to South Africa.

There are different ways to move to South Africa. Just like it is easier to be comfortable in a place with relatives than strangers, so also it is with South African Immigration. It becomes easy when you are related to somebody in SA.

How do you know if you’re Eligible to Apply?

  • You must be a relative of the South African Permanent Resident or Citizenship.
  • You have a letter of invitation from your relative. The letter must be signed and shows that they have a formal commitment to provide financial support during your visit.
  • You are not willing to work during the period of your relatives’ visa.
  • A copy of your relative’s South African Citizenship or Permanent Resident document.
  • You must also have access to enter South Africa.
  • You should be willing to leave anytime; you can apply for permanent residency if you wish to stay longer.

What Documents Do You Needed for Visa Program?

  • A valid passport with at least a blank page that would contain the visa or permit.
  • Receipt of application fee. You will not pay this if you’re a spouse or a dependent child of the South African citizen or permanent resident.
  • An itinerary showing your purpose of visit and your duration of stay in South Africa.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate. It depends on the area you intend to visit but to be safe, you should get the certificate.
  • Police report. This should be from every country you lived for a year or longer since you turned 18.
  • Proof of relationship with the relative. This can be marriage certificates or birth certificates.
  • Medical and radiology reports. This is not required for children under 18 and pregnant women. It should be within the last six months.
  • Financial certificate that shows a minimum of R 8, 500 per month for an applicant. This is not required for spouses and dependent children.
  • Documentation showing that the relative is a South African citizen or a Permanent Resident. 

Application Costing

Visa Application Fee

Spouse and dependent children are given the visa for free without payment.

Other relatives will pay some fee. This is not specified but will be known at the time of submission.

Visa Processing Time for South Africa

The South Africa relative visa takes between 3 to 4 weeks to process.

Who is it for?

The South African relative visa allows a relative of a South African citizen or permanent resident to gain easy access to South Africa. This is based on the relation between the applicant and the South African citizen or Permanent Resident.

  1. The relationship is classed as first kinship and second kinship.
  2. The first kinship is on the relationship of spouse, children, and parents.
  3. The second kinship is grandparents, grandchildren and siblings.
  4. The visa allows a maximum of 24 months or 2 years per visit.

How Opulentus Can Help You?

Opulentus can give you the necessary assistance that you need to ease up the application process. Try us today and see why plenty of visa applicants trust us at a time by applying for different countries visa through us.

Opulentus Fees, Cost and Refund Policy

As one of the trusted Immigration Consultants, Opulentus offers competitive fee which is rated top in the immigration industry. We process over 5000 active cases from all over the world at a given time, thanks to our state-of-the-art processing center. With Opulentus, you get the best hands at the best prices. Standard prices are charged across all our offices. We assure you that besides company offers and campaigns, you will not be asked to pay a higher or lesser price. The company determines the price and this remain the same for all of our clients.

Check Opulentus Visa Services

  • Ø  Expert guidance on the complete process

    Ø  Documentation (this defers from country to country)

    Ø  Document checklist at every stage and help with requisites and choices after a copy of the signed service agreement has been received

    Ø  Provision of documents samples

    Ø  We also act as correspondence on your behalf whenever there is a need for it.

    Ø  Help you to fix the interview date with the embassy

    Ø  Post landing services

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