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How soon can one apply for a resumption of South African
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Ok, will do. On another note, if a RSA citizen acquires a citizenship of another country without applying for duel citizenship authority, can they reapply for their citizenship and be granted?… read more
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Will do. On another note, if a RSA citizen acquires a
Ok, will do. On another note, if a RSA citizen acquires a citizenship of another country without applying for duel citizenship authority, can they reapply for their citizenship and be granted?… read more
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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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I am a South African citizen who moved to the UK 13 years
I am a South African citizen who moved to the UK 13 years ago. I came over on a British passport as my father was born in England and my wife has an Irish Ancestral passport. I am looking to go back t… read more
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Please can you tell me exactly how a child that will be born
Please can you tell me exactly how a child that will be born in South Africa shortly to 2 german parents can get a South African Citizenship from birth (or a short time thereafter)?… read more
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I left South Africa on dual nationality (South African and
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My daughter has returned to SA after a 15 year absence. She
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Good Morning Im a South African citizen in the process of
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I am a naturalised SA citizen with an (expired) SA passport.
I am a naturalised SA citizen with an (expired) SA passport. I have been living in the UK since 1998 and have UK citizenship and hold a British passport. Please can you advise on the implications of t… read more
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Thhanks very much your help was invaluable in helping my son
Thhanks very much your help was invaluable in helping my son resolve his problem. I do have a further question for you which concerns my wife. We are thinking of returning to South Africa; for myself … read more
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My husband and I emmigrated to South Africa in 1991, we had
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hi i am 23 years old and i am foreigner i study piloting
hi i am 23 years old and i am foreigner i study piloting in pretoria i would like know how can i get citizenship for SA What should i do ?… read more
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My wife and I were born in South Africa, left in the late 1970's and acquired British Nationality (by Naturalisation in my case and by descent in my wife's). We have lived in the UK since then and tra… read more
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