Welcome to VFS Global

VFS Global is the exclusive service provider for the Government of Canada, authorized to provide administrative support services to visa applicants in South Africa

Apply for a visa
Find information and begin your application

Find a centre

Information about your local centre
Book an appointment
Schedule your appointment with us

Buy services

Enjoy a faster, more convenient and more luxurious application

Important information

  • 20 May 2020
    Following Ministerial Instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration of Canada on April 9 and on April 29, 2020, applicants can no longer submit an application for temporary residence in paper at the VAC. New Ministerial Instructions issued on May 19, 2020 have extended this measure until June 9, 2020.
  • 18 August 2019
    Booking an appointment is mandatory for biometric enrolment