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Cost of the UK visitor visa has gone up … again!

Due to poor exchange rate the cost of a regular UK visitor visa (GBP85 equivalent) has now gone from R1785 up to R1913 p/p.UK Travel Visa UK validity options & costs per person: Applicants can only stay in the UK for a maximum of 6 months per 12 month cycle. Up to 6 months: UK consular fee R1913 Up to 2 years: UK consular fee R7290 Up to 5 years: UK consular fee R13230 Up to 10 years: UK consular fee R16583 Should you need assistance with your UK visitor visa application please feel free t… Read More

Need a UK visitor visa in South Africa?

If you are intending on visit the UK (this includes England, Wales, Northern Ireland UK visa and Scotland) for a short period of time, you will require a Visitor visa to enter the UK. Visa Box will guide you through your Londonvisa application step-by-step. Our services include completing your online application form, providing you with your tailor-made document requirement list, review and approval of all documents and forms prior to submission and booking your visa submission appointment at th… Read More

South Africans can now apply for passports at their respective banks

South Africans will now be able to apply for their passports and Smart Card IDs at their respective banks. The South African Department of Home Affairs is trying SA passportto improve it’s turn-around times and providing more convenience for the applicants. Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba recently launched the innovative initiative. The new application process is available at the following banks in SA: Standard Bank, FNB and Nedbank. Department of Home Affairs spokesperson Thabo Mokgola s… Read More

Chinese closure due to public holidays

Please note that China will be celebrating Public Holidays from 01 – 07 October 2015. This means that both the Chinese Consulate in Cape Town and the Chinese Embassy in Pretoria will be closed and therefore will not be taking in any visa applications. Read More