Identification, Immigration and Citizenship

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South African citizens have certain rights that people who are not citizens do not have. For example, the right to:vote be given a South African passport come into South Africa after living somewhere else.People who are not citizens must get permission...
An identity document (ID) enables South African citizens and permanent residents to identify themselves for general purposes and day-to-day activities in society. IDs form an important part of each person's daily activities since all transactions require...
If you need information from Home Affairs, you can contact the Home Affairs Hotline on 0800 60 11 90.
The Department of Home Affairs has telephone hotlines to assist people who need more information about Immigration or who have questions about the Immigration Act, 2002.