Home Affairs

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Home Affairs.

Border Management Authority Bill Tabled in Parliament

Department of Home Affairs

The Border Management Authority Bill has been tabled in parliament.

The bill’s explanatory summary was published in October 2015.

Immigration Amendment Bill Sent to NCOP

National Assembly

A bill designed to put an adequate sanction in place for foreigners who remain in South Africa after their visas have expired has been passed by the National Assembly and sent to the National Council of Provinces for concurrence.

The Immigration Amendment Bill, tabled in March 2016, was drawn up by the portfolio committee on home affairs.

Green Paper on Migration Policy Drawn Up

Department of Home Affairs

A final draft of the Green Paper on Migration has been drawn up.

The home affairs minister, Malusi Gigaba, confirmed this during an address to the Cape Town Press Club in Cape Town.

Latest Gazette Notices

Sabinet Gazette Subscribers can access the Latest Gazette Notices here.