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South African Citizenship Act, 1995 (Act No. 88 of 1995)


Regulations on the South African Citizenship Act, 1995

4. Proof of rununciation of citizenship of country of origin


(1) The proof of renunciation of citizenship of the country of origin in terms of section 5(1)(h) of the Act, must be in the form of an official letter by that country, confirming that the applicant renounced his or her citizenship of that country, and indicating the date when the applicant ceased to be a citizen of such country.


(2) The proof of renunciation, referred to in subregulation (1), must be submitted within a period of six months from the date of receipt of a letter of conditional approval of South African citizenship.



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