General conditions

  • He or she is not a prohibited immigrant
  • Period of absence does not exceed 1 year without consent of Minister
  • Has not been sentenced with an imprisonment for more than 1 year

 

Rights

The Permanent Residence Permit allows the holder;

  • To work without a GOP (Gainful Occupation Permit)
  • To be exempt from any other permit to live or work
  • Can buy land and residential property with Government sanction, with only 50% of the Sanction Fee payment
For further enquiries, please telephone 4293600 or e-mail: prcitsection@immigration.gov.sc