Registering your marriage in South Africa

Registering your marriage in South Africa

Did you know that registering your marriage is a crucial step in preparing to get married? Before completing your vows, there are some essential things you need to do to ensure your marriage is legal.…

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Apostille in South Africa

All about the Apostille certificate

Apostille (pronounced ah-po-steel) is apparently a French word that translates to certification. Not sure what an apostille certificate is? Here is a look at why these certificates are so important and when you would need…

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Renunciation of South African Citizenship

South Africans taking up new citizenship abroad sometimes have to renounce their citizenship in SA. This is called renunciation of South African citizenship. The Department of Home Affairs issues these citizenship documents proving that you…

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Retention of your South African Citizenship

If you currently live abroad and are considering taking up citizenship, you have to make an application to the Department of Home Affairs (or closest SA mission or consulate) to retain your South African citizenship.…

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