How we can help you obtain a South Africa Retired Persons Visa
Consultation by face to face meeting, Skype or telephone
Advice on the correct category of working visa
Checklist of visa requirements
Preparation of supporting documents
Assistance with preparation of a first application at the embassy or an extension in South Africa
Discussions on alterative visa options and future visa strategy
A retired person’s visa may be issued to foreign nationals who wish to retire in South Africa, provided that the foreign national complies with the financial requirements provided for in the Act and Regulations.
The foreign national must be able to show income in the form of:
- The right to a pension or an irrevocable annuity or retirement account which will generate the prescribed minimum income of ZAR 37,000.00* (or currency equivalent) per month (per person if married) for the rest of their life; or
- A minimum prescribed net worth providing an income of ZAR 37,000.00* (or currency equivalent) per month (per person if married).
(*Subject to change at any time without notice).
Retired Person’s visas are issued for a maximum period of four years and may be renewed.