The Department of Home Affairs has confirmed that 4616 PR applications cannot be found on their track & trace system prior to 2 June 2014.

The Director General of Home Affairs  Mr  Apleni has announced that a list of names has been published in the National Government Gazette No: 4069 ( on the 17 March. He indicated that people who  have not received an outcome of their applications to check if their particulars are published in the Gazette, if so, he urges that they re-apply before the 31 July 2017.

Mr Apleni also indicated that some may have received their PR permits and their names may have been published, if this is the case, the PR holder should email a copy of their permit to Home Affairs.

Re-applications and copy of PR permits must be emailed to
Failure to re-apply before the 31 July 2017 will result in the application being closed.

Expats on the Globe (EOG) will gladly assist with the re-application of PR permits.

Kindly contact us on the following numbers should you require any further information or require our assistance to submit a copy of your PR permit application.

NameMobile numberOffice number
Connie Peter+27 82 496 5827+27 10 500 0316  
Sunitha Jeewan+27 82 086 2229+27 10 500 0310 

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