Enquiry on apply for permit with asylum permit
Am to find out if one can now apply for a critical skill or Relative permit with asylum permit. i was told by a friend that you can now apply for a permit while you here in South Africa with you asylum so i need to know how authentic it is.
Thanks in anticipation for a positive response
Omulu O. l
Hi Omulu. Yes. The issue ended up in court last year, and the court ruled that you can. This sets aside a home affairs directive that you could not. See useful link: http://www.workpermitsouthafrica.co.za/high-court-ruling-holders-of-asylum-seeker-refugees-permits-may-now-apply-for-the-relevant-immigration-permits-and-visas/