oa De Rebus - The Immigration Amendment Act and the new immigration regulations
|Article Title||The Immigration Amendment Act and the new immigration regulations|
|© Publisher:||Law Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Oct 2005|
|Keyword(s)||Immigration Amendment Act and New immigration regulations|
On 1 July 2005 the Immigration Amendment Act 19 of 2004 (the Act) and the new Regulations were gazetted into operation under GG27725/27-6-2005. The stated intentions of the Act (as amended) as set out in the preamble to the Act are, inter alia, ï¿½ to ensure expeditious processing of temporary and permanent residence permits, without consuming excessive administrative capacity; and ï¿½ to promote economic growth by facilitating the entry of exceptionally skilled or qualified foreign nationals.
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