What do you need to get an ID in South Africa?

How do I get a first time ID in South Africa?

First time applicant identity document:

  1. BI 9 form/DHA-9 (COMPULSORY FOR ALL PEOPLE 16 YEARS AND OLDER) – Full set of fingerprints. …
  2. BI 529 – Determination of citizenship; Compulsory for all applications. …
  3. Divorce decree. …
  4. Certified copy of marriage certificate.

How long does it take to get an ID in South Africa?

receive a Smart ID Card? 14 working days from date of application provided it is a straight forward application meeting all the requirements.

Do you need your parents to get an ID in South Africa?

All first time applicants must be accompanied by their parents or one of the parents when applying for an ID card. The parents /legal guardians of first time applicants must bring along a certified copy of their IDs as well.

How do I get a South African ID online?

How to apply online for a South African smart ID card

  1. The days of queuing at the Home Affairs offices may become a thing of the past very soon. …
  2. Step 1: Go on to the e-Home Affairs website and register. …
  3. Step 2: You will receive an OTP (one-time pin) to confirm your cellphone number.
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Can I apply for my ID at capitec?

People can apply for their smart ID through the Department of Home Affairs or they can get their smart ID at a bank. … Members of the public can also get thier passport from banks like FNB, Capitec and Nedbank.

How much is a temporary ID in South Africa?

Temporary identitity certificate

If your application for an identity document will not be completed in time for you to be able to vote, you can apply for a temporary identity certificate (TIC). The TIC will cost R70-00. You will need: ID number for verification.

How long is a temporary ID valid for in South Africa?

All temporary identity (ID) certificates issued during the lockdown period that have not yet expired are now valid up to 31 October 2020.

Can I get my ID at FNB?

The service is now available across seven FNB branches, including Merchant Place (Gauteng), Centurion Lifestyle (Gauteng), Lynnwood (Gauteng), Greenpoint (Western Cape), Burgersfort (Limpopo), The Glen (Gauteng) and now Cornubia (KwaZulu-Natal).

How do I get my South African ID without a birth certificate?

* If you don’t have a birth certificate

  1. Completed forms DHA-24, DHA-24/A x 2 and DHA-288 to register the birth. …
  2. If you are a citizen, you need to bring your valid South African ID.
  3. If you don’t have a valid South African ID, you need to submit Form BI-9 to apply for an ID.

Is Home Affairs open during lockdown?

Home Affairs offices will continue opening Monday to Friday, from 08:00 to 15:30. We are extending our operating hours to 19:00 to accommodate people who need to register deaths and births up to 15 February 2021. … Nobody will be allowed to enter any Home Affairs office without a mask.

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How do I apply for a lost ID card?

Dear Sir, This letter is to inform the department that I have lost my University id card in the seminar I attended (Date). When I became aware about such fact I visited the auditorium after the seminar but could not find it. This letter is to request a temporary card or such document which would indicate my identity.

Do South African ID cards have an expiry date?

There is no expiry date for the green bar coded ID. It is valid until the time we sort out everything we need to deal with [in issuing the smart ID].”

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