How do I contact the Minister of Home Affairs in South Africa?

How do I contact the Minister of Home Affairs in South Africa?

Home Affairs [ Ministry of ]

  1. Private Bag X114, PRETORIA, 0001. Private Bag X9102, CAPE TOWN, 8000.
  2. 909 Arcadia Street, PRETORIA. 120 Plein Street, Floor 8, Room 840, CAPE TOWN.
  3. 012 432 6648. 021 469 6500.
  4. 012 432 6675. 021 461 4191.

How do I know if I am ready for collections in South Africa?

To confirm if their documents have indeed arrived at their nearest Home Affairs office members of the public can ‘track’ the application progress, by texting the word ‘ID’, a space and their 13-digit ID number to 32551. Alternatively they can call the Contact Centre on 0800 60 11 90.

How can I check my Home Affairs status?

Verifying your marital status You will need your South African ID number in order to use this facility. You can also sms the letter M followed by your ID number (example: M 5001010050080) to 32551 A reply sms will be sent back to your cellphone to confirm your marital status and the date of your marriage.

How long does it take to get an ID in South Africa?

2. How long does it take for an applicant to receive a Smart ID Card? 14 working days from date of application provided it is a straight forward application meeting all the requirements.

Can I get married in Level 3 lockdown?

During alert Level 3, the Department of Home Affairs will provide marriage services and receive requests for late registration of birth, by appointment. This is in addition to the services rendered in level 4, namely: Reissue of birth and death certificates, Issuance of passports to those in export and cargo transport.

Is Home Affairs Bellville open during lockdown?

Home Affairs offices will continue opening Monday to Friday, from 08:00 to 15:30. We are extending our operating hours to 19:00 to accommodate people who need to register deaths and births up to 15 February 2021.

Can I do ID during lockdown?

The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, has approved the resumption of Identity Document (ID) and passport applications and extended the validity period of legally issued visas or asylum permits which expired during the lockdown period to 31 December 2021.

How can I check if someone is using my identity in South Africa?

Check online for duplicate ID

  1. You can now check online if you share an Identity. Document (ID) number with other people.
  2. Alternatively, you can send an SMS to 32551. with the letter D (for duplicate) followed by your ID number.
  3. The Department will also publish names of.
  4. Addressing a media briefing, Home Affairs.

Do you have to make an appointment to go to Home Affairs?

You can also finalise your application at any Home Affairs office; no appointment is required.

What is the difference between abridged and unabridged marriage certificate?

An abridged certificate contains both your personal details (such as full name and ID number) as well as the date of the marriage. The unabridged certificate (also known as a full marriage certificate) contains more detailed information that’s sometimes required by government and financial institutions.