Apostille South Africa (DIRCO)

These documents are not accepted by DIRCO for legalisation

The Legalisation Section of DIRCO, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, is responsible for apostilling South African documents. Apostilles are extra certificates attached to original documents and serve as an authenticator that the stamp and seal on a South African document are verified and accurate. South Africans traveling abroad are often required to legalise…

South African Police Clearance from the UK

How to obtain a South African Police Clearance from the UK

Many South Africans living abroad require South African Police Clearance Certificates from the UK for different reasons. For example, if you’re applying for residency, employment, or other immigration-related processes, you’ll need a South African Police Clearance from the UK. Now, unless you’re clued up on the ins and outs of the process, it can be…