You must request a Police Clearance Certificate through the South African police services in Pretoria.
A Criminal background check can be done by the South African Police Services in Pretoria, SA. This check MUST be authenticated with an apostille.
* We have been told that it is currently taking longer than expected to process a criminal background check. We highly recommend that even if you are still job searching, you should get started on this right away. Korean Immigration accepts the CBC for up to 6 months from the date of issue so having it, and your other documents, ready in advance is a definite advantage to you. The entire process for obtaining an E2 visa takes about a month to complete and any delays could result in lost job opportunities and extra expenses for both you and your potential employer.
You must request a Criminal Background Report (Police Clearance Certificate) through the South African Police Services in Pretoria, SA.
If you are IN SOUTH AFRICA
You must apply in person. The complete process takes about 4-6 weeks.
You will need:
If you are OUTSIDE SOUTH AFRICA
You must make an appointment to have your fingerprints taken at the South African Embassy in Seoul, South Korea. They will guide you through the process from there.
SA EMBASSY: SEOUL
TEL : (822) 792-4855
FAX : 793-5981 / 792-4856