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My mother in law was born in South Africa in 1938 but has
My mother in law was born in South Africa in 1938 but has lived most of her life in the UK. She is moving back to SA and I want to find her id number. The only one I have is from the 1960's. It is 800… read more
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hi, Can I drive in south africa on a valid UK driving licence
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if you arrived in south africa 20 years ago and has a south
if you arrived in south africa 20 years ago and has a south african id which is positive and has been issued 17years ago, what is the setuation on that individual in terms of the new immigration syste… read more
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I am marrying a uk citizen and will be making a will in uk.
I am marrying a uk citizen and will be making a will in uk. However as I have most of my assets in South Africa and a South African will can you please confirm if my UK will overides my South African … read more
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My husband and I emmigrated to South Africa in 1991, we had
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Hi I was born in Scotland and we immigrated to SOuth Africa in 1975, I am now back in the UK for the last 4 years. I only hold a BRitish passport and a sOuth Africa ID book. My brother is critical in … read more
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