Dependent on which work visa category you are applying for –
Short term work visa: 2 – 3 weeks end to end and dependent on availability of documents/urgency.
General Work visa: 3 – 6 months end to end (inclusive of Waiver / Department of Labour processes).
Critical Skills work visa: 2 – 3 months end to end, dependent on the availability of Police Clearance Certificates, professional body registration and SAQA evaluation.
Intra Company Transfer: Up to 2 months end to end and dependent on the availability of documentation.
* end-to-end: from date of payment to receiving the visa