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VISA to South Africa
Critical Skills Work Visa
This visa is for applicants apply a Critical Skills Work Visa

Applicants are requested to read the following steps carefully before submitting their application at the South Africa visa application centre.

Please note:

All the applicants should submit their applications according to passport’s place of issue. All the applications have to be lodged in respective Visa Application Centre where their passport place of issue belongs to.If applicants are from Beijing Jurisdiction, can submission their applications at Visa Application Centre at Beijing, Chengdu, Shenyang, Wuhan or Xi'an. If applicants are from Shanghai Jurisdiction, can submission their applications at Visa Application Centre at Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hangzhou or Jinan.

However, if the applicants have special conditions, they need to demonstrate the certain documents such as temporary residence permit or employment certificate etc. while applying to prove that they cannot apply for a visa in their jurisdiction.
For further details of jurisdiction, kindly see the below.

Beijing Jurisdiction:
All the provinces & cities besides of the provinces or city which belong to Shanghai Jurisdiction (Shandong, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Fujian, Anhui, Zhejiang Provinces & Shanghai Municipality). Please refer to Shanghai Jurisdiction mentioned below.

Shanghai Jurisdiction:
Shandong, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Fujian, Anhui, Zhejiang Provinces & ShanghaiMunicipality.

Step 1
Applicants from China are required to submit their
applications at the South Africa Visa Application centre, between 08:00 to 15:00 (Monday to Friday) except on the holidays mentioned in the holiday list.

Step 2
Make a clear copy of all the original
documents, previous UK, US, Canada, Japan and Schengen visas and three clear copies of passport data page.

Step 3
Complete the visa application form.
You can download the  Application form DHA-84 (Visit Visa) or Application form DHA-1738 (Other Visa type)

Step 4
You may refer to ‘Important News &
Notices’ section on the right side of this page & look for any relevant updated information or notices before applying.

Step 5
Pay your visa application fee and
services fee at the Visa Application Centre, along with your application form & required documents mentioned on this site as per your visa type