South Africa Law

Get your South African law questions answered by Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related South Africa Law Questions
I am looking for my grandfather's ID number. He was born on
Hi, I am looking for my grandfather's ID number. He was born on 4/1/1920 in Gorssel, Netherlands. He came to South Africa around 1948. He passed away in the Free State on 13/1/1980. I need to determin… read more
Charlene Vorster
Charlene Vorster
Attorney and Conveyancer
Honours
229 satisfied customers
I am trying to find my grandfathers ID number I have his dob
I am trying to find my grandfathers ID number I have his dob and full name … read more
Christiaan K
Christiaan K
LLB
1,006 satisfied customers
I am looking for an ID number for my grandfather. Will you
Good day, I am looking for an ID number for my grandfather. Will you be able to find this based on his full name and date of birth? … read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,332 satisfied customers
I came in South Africa in 1976, as a work immigrant and have
I came in South Africa in 1976, as a work immigrant and have stayed here since. I applied for an I D. in 1977 and I got it. I have been here and married in 1998. And I have three children on my previo… read more
CaseLaw
CaseLaw
Attorney
Master's Degree
2,149 satisfied customers
I need to obtain the ID Numbers of my maternal grandparents.
I need to obtain the ID Numbers of my maternal grandparents. Grandfather: Basil David Henry Carnell born 11 January 1931/1932 in Kimberley, South Africa (son of father Benjamin Henry Carnell (Irish) a… read more
Christiaan K
Christiaan K
LLB
1,006 satisfied customers
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
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,332 satisfied customers
I got divorced in Goerge South Africa on August 26th, 2013.
I got divorced in Goerge South Africa on August 26th, 2013. I need a copy of my divorce certificate but I only received my signed final divorce decree when I officially got divorced. Who do I contact … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
8,904 satisfied customers
Hi I kindly help me. I am a permanent resident in South Africa
Hi I kindly help me. I am a permanent resident in South Africa and am currently working for the Government department of education on contract since 2010. This year I applied for a permanent post but … read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,332 satisfied customers
I have visited South Africa and seen the juxtaposition of agriculture
I have visited South Africa and seen the juxtaposition of agriculture and mineral extraction on the landscape. I am familiar with the differences between property ownership in the United States and So… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
My mother, who is in her 80s, in recent dealings with the
My mother, who is in her 80's, in recent dealings with the Dept. of Home Affairs has been told that she is illegally in the country and is subject to deportation, which is causing her some concern. Ba… read more
Shaie Zindel
Shaie Zindel
Attorney
B.A. (RAU); BProc (RAU)
1,250 satisfied customers
Good evening: I am a dual national. South African & American.
Good evening: I am a dual national. South African & American. I have been trying to change my surname and first name with the Dept. of Home Affairs for 8 months now. They have incorrectly advised me t… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
Good Day, Im not sure where to start but Ive been asked
Good Day, I'm not sure where to start but I've been asked to assist a friend to find out the process or progress of his War Veterans Pension. He was born in 1958 - Can you help/ Thank you Diane… read more
Shaie Zindel
Shaie Zindel
Attorney
B.A. (RAU); BProc (RAU)
1,250 satisfied customers
I am currently living in Qatar I am south African ad I suspect
I am currently living in Qatar I am south African ad I suspect my husband is married to an ethpion woman she has a baby from him How can i find out if he is married to her She is currently living in T… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
Hi. I am currently married to a South African citizen and
Hi. I am currently married to a South African citizen and we are in the process of getting a divorce. I know that he was previously married in South Africa. According to the Dept of Home Affairs websi… read more
JJ
JJ
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
I am a south african born I had a Valid ID now its not listed,
I am a south african born I had a Valid ID now its not listed, acccording to home affairs I have changed my Name and I D which I did not, My wife my children and my parents are under one surname, as w… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
My black wife has no birth certificate. The parents were not
My black wife has no birth certificate. The parents were not married. He is South African and she had as well a South African ID but was rom Swaziland and is in the meantime dead. In the interview in … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
8,904 satisfied customers
Born here in 1967, went to Rhodesia when i was 2yrs old and
Born here in 1967, went to Rhodesia when i was 2yrs old and came back in 1983. but now the department of H/Affairs say i am not a South African, even with the affidavit from my father they tell me to … read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
I am a South African resident - married a UK citizen in February
I am a South African resident - married a UK citizen in February 2010. We got married at the home affairs department. We didn't sign any marital contracts, we just got a certificate from Home Affairs.… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
8,904 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

Attorney

113 satisfied customers

BACHELOR OF LAWS

Emil

Emil

Attorney

33 satisfied customers

BCom Law LLB, 3 years post article experience as attorney

LCP

LCP

Attorney

21 satisfied customers

BCom (Stell) LLB LLM

Freddie Lombard

Freddie Lombard

Attorney

3,332 satisfied customers

Practicing attorney and conveyancer with 16 years post article experience.

Shaie Zindel

Shaie Zindel

Attorney

1,250 satisfied customers

All areas of commercial and contract Law - specialist in property advice.

Christiaan K

Christiaan K

1,006 satisfied customers

Attorney & Director at Lombard Kotze Incorporated

inciteadvisor

inciteadvisor

Commercial Lawyer

814 satisfied customers

B.Com LLB Registered Corporate lawywer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x