Working in South Africa: Is SA a good place to work? (Plus 6 other questions)

working in south africa

Considering living and working in South Africa? Then you probably have a lot of questions.

It’s quite normal too! After all, you’ll move yourself and perhaps even a family to a brand-new country. A country that maybe you haven’t even visited.

To help you get some clarity, we’ve answered seven common questions around working in South Africa. We also share resources to other helpful websites at the end of the article. Read more Working in South Africa: Is SA a good place to work? (Plus 6 other questions)

Joining family in South Africa: A visa guide

Families are scattered across the globe these days. Sometimes, though, it gets too much. What grandparent doesn’t want to see their grandchildren grow up?

Thankfully, South Africa’s immigration regulations allow grandparents to reunite with their children and grandchildren.

Our Immigration Act also provides opportunity for spouses, life partners and children to join their immediate South African family member or members in SA. The same goes for siblings of South Africans and the immediate family members of foreign nationals moving to SA. Read more Joining family in South Africa: A visa guide

South Africa’s most popular cities: Let’s compare the living costs

Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, and Durban are South Africa’s largest cities. These four cities are also the most popular with foreign nationals looking to settle in South Africa. Especially Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Seeing as this is the case, we decided to compare living costs between these cities. After all, determining if you’re going to be able to afford to live in your city of choice is a big part of immigration and relocation research.

Please note: All costs are in South African rands. Read more South Africa’s most popular cities: Let’s compare the living costs