All initial applications need to be applied for at the SA Representatives abroad unless exceptional circumstances exist. Application will need to include a Chartered Accountant Certification, a Department of Trade and industry (DTI) recommendation and a detailed business plan, confirming a minimum investment into the company of 5 Million Rand, that 60% of all the employees are SA citizens or Permanent Residence holders etc. This category of application also allows that the applicant can immediately apply for Permanent residence.
Establish a business
Invest in an already established business