"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step"
- Lao Tzu
Welcome to Into SA
25 Years of Advice in Sub-Saharan Africa
Doing Business in South, Southern and Sub-Saharan Africa has its challenges, but with the right partner and the right Knowledge it will lead to Success! INTO SA is YOUR multi-disciplinary Advisory Partner, who provides any business with the Experience, Transparency and Integrity to succeed in Sub-Saharan Africa since 1995. More than 400 successful Business Establishments with a total investment of just over 500 million US Dollars give testimony to the fact that providing new ventures with old knowledge will inevitably lead to success.
Into SA assists across Sub-Saharan Africa with:
- Branch, Subsidiary and Company Incorporation & Set-up
- Immigration Advice and Visa Applications
- BEE and Economic Empowerment Compliance
- Tax registrations, Licenses and Renewals
- Cross-Border Payments through Central Banks
- Imports and Distribution
Into SA South Africa and its subsidiaries are recognised as Level 1 BEE Contributors and together with its network of reliable local partners provides all clients with a dedicated multi-lingual team of legal, fiscal and economic experts to restore lost potential due to COVID-19 and to unlock new potential in this formerly thriving economy.
Into SA Zimbabwe and its subsidiaries have weathered and endured the political, economic and fiscal challenges leading up to the second Republic and are advising foreign businesses on the right path to rebuild the former “Switzerland” of Africa as front-runners in re-engaging the remainders of the local economy.
Into SA Tanzania remains the driver to facilitate cooperation and joint ventures for international companies and to assist with Public Tenders and Government Contracts by overcoming the often detrimental idiosyncrasies of this nation and its leadership.
Beyond that, Into SA offers a unique gateway to access any market in Sub-Saharan Africa by facilitating and assisting with the establishing of Branches, Subsidiaries and Brands for any international company or entrepreneur. Via its renown platform “eAFRICA” Into SA clients are given the opportunities to take part in Public Tenders, Public-Private Partnerships and any form of Cross-Border Cooperation or Joint Venture, transparent and corruption-free.
Into SA offers an extensive Information Library, which offers the free download of individual Laws and Regulations (eLAW), various Information Leaflets on local legal, fiscal or economic issues (eINFO) and selected bilateral treaties (eTREATY) for each country in Sub-Saharan Africa.
For more information about all services, please browse this WebPage or download the Company Brochure of Into SA (ePROFILE).
Into SA Home Offices open
While South Africa is under the Regulations of the Adjusted Alert Level 3 Into SA South Africa is operating via its Home Offices. The Department of Home Affairs, VfS and CIPC are partly operational but major delays due to backlogs persist. Please follow regular Updates! Into SA Zimbabwe and Into SA Tanzania are closed for the public but continue consulting by appointment only.
The Southern African Offices of Into SA will be closed on the following, upcoming National Public Holidays:
|22 Feb||-||-||National Youth Day|
|22 Mar||Human Rights Day||-||-|
|2 Apr||Good Friday||Good Friday||Good Friday|
|3 Apr||-||Holy Saturday|
|4 Apr||Easter Sunday||Easter Sunday||Easter Sunday|
|5 Apr||Family Day (Easter)||Easter Monday||Easter Monday|
|7 Apr||-||Karume Day||-|
|27 Apr||Freedom Day||-||-|
|South Africa||Tanzania||Zimbabwe||09 Dec||-||Independence Day||-|
|16 Dec||Day of Reconciliation||-||-|
|22 Dec||-||-||National Unity Day|
|25 Dec||Christmas Day||Christmas Day||Christmas Day|
|26 Dec||Boxing Day||Boxing Day||Boxing Day|
Interviews and Podcasts on Doing Business in Sub-Saharan Africa
The African Business Hour with an interview on the Basics of BEE covering the variety of Scorecards and how BEE Ratings are done:
• History of BEE
• Broad-based Economic Empowerment
• EME, QSE and GENERIC Scorecards
• BEE Advice vs. BEE Verification
• BEE Levels and Scorecard Thresholds
The African Business Hour with an interview on the different types of Work Visas available in South Africa:
• General Work Visa
• Intra-Company Transfer Work Visa
• Critical Skills Work Visa
• S11(2) Tourist Visa with Work Permission
What Our Clients Say!
Brilliant Articles in Into SA eBRIEF
Thank you for your brilliant articles during the year.
Compliments to the season and best wishes!
Good Morning Karina.
Thanks a lot to you, Phila and your team for your good work!
Helpful and Professional
I just wanted to say a big thank you to you both for all your help with my visa and PR applications. You were so helpful and professional in answering all my questions, guiding me in all the documents I needed and made it so easy for me – I cannot thank you enough!!
I guess now we just wait the 12-18 months for the PR application to get approved – if I do end up needing to get a new passport (and have to transfer my current visa to it), I’ll let you know (and would love your help in doing that).
All the best with future clients, and again, thank you so much!!!