Please note that an unabridged birth certificate currently costs R75 and can take up to 8 weeks to be processed. Furthermore, all submitted documents must be originals or certified copies.
How long does it take to get a birth certificate in South Africa?
This process will take 6 – 8 weeks. If you’re waiting on the unabridged birth certificate and need to travel, consider asking a Home Affairs office for a letter that provides the details of both parents.
How many citizenships can you have?
Canadian law allows you to hold two or more citizenships. This means that you do not have to give up your citizenship in order to become Canadian.