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Critical skills work visa

A critical skills work visa may be applied for when a person is in possession of a qualification or skills, identified as being critical for the Republic of South Africa by the Minister of Home Affairs.

 

See attached list of critically identified fields:

A critical skills work visa may be issued for a period of five (5) years.

A critical skills work visa may also be issued for a period of 12 months within which employment must be obtained.