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Home Affairs - New Intercompany Concession just announced

Source: Sa Migration, 01/09/2021

Home Affairs - New Intercompany Concession just announced

The department will with immediate effect allow holders of legally issued intra`company transfer visas who are currently residing in the Republic of South Africa to apply for another term of 24 months for the /C7 visa that they currently hold.

This waiver is applicable to holders of /C7 visas that expired during the lockdown, including the current period and to those which will expire by 30 June 2022; subject to the following conditions:

Proof that the local entity, branch or affiliate of the company abroad still requires the services of the ICT visa holder;
The ICT visa shall not lead towards permanent residence; and that
The ICT holder will remain in the employment of the designated employer for whom the initial and current ICT visa was issued.
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