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UK Ancestry visa for my family

If you have at least one biological British born grandparent, are over the age of 17 and intend on working upon your arrival in the UK then you do qualify for a UK Ancestry visa. The visa is initially valid for 5 years UK visaafter which time she can continue the naturalisation process to become a British citizen. This visa can be used to take over your spouse/partner and your child dependents (under 18 years old) to the UK as many find it difficult to meet the basic financial threshold that com… Read More

Australia visa processing times

Message from the Australian High Commission in Pretoria The visa office currently requires at least 1 month for processing of visa applications. During the peak period, it is likely that this time may be extended further. We therefore recommend that you lodge your visa application well in advance of the proposed date of travel (we recommend at least 2 to 3 months prior to your intended date of travel, to give a buffer period). Please note: You DO NOT require confirmed flights for your visa appli… Read More

Need a Italy visa? We can help you!

Are you wanting to travel to Europe during the winter holidays? Then you would most probably need to apply for a Schengen visa. It is important to note that although all of the 26 Schengen states fall under one travel visa, namely the Schengen visa, each Schengen state has their own visa application process therefore their document requirement list may differ slightly. It is advised to apply for your Schengen visitor visa well in advance because during peak season all of the Consulates/ Embassie… Read More

Renew British Passport

If one of your parents is a British citizen otherwise than by descent e.g. by birth, adoption, registration or naturalisation in the UK (Northern Ireland, Scotland, England or Wales) or if you were born in the UK yourself, you have the right to apply for your British passport and citizenship.Please note: As of the 1st November 2013 there is a new process when renewing or applying for a new British passport. Passport applications are no longer sent to the UK High Commission in Pretoria for proces… Read More