VFS appeals


Applications for permanent residency in South Africa are considered in terms of Section 26 (Direct Residency Permits) and Section 27 (Residency-on-Other-Grounds Permits) of the Immigration Act 2002 (Act No 13 of 2002), and read with Regulation 33 of the Immigration Regulations.

VFS Appeals

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An application for permanent or temporary residence can be rejected on various grounds. Some are due to missing documents and failure to meet a requirement, and others seem to be for reasons that are not founded in law at all.

You are allowed 2 opportunities to appeal the application through VFS, which should include written representations and supporting documents to support your case.

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