Hi all,I've registered a company called ...

Asked by Brittany on 15-10-2022 00:57:19
Question posted in the Immigration Law category relating to Gauteng

Hi all,I've registered a company called Inter-Doc and need some advice on a few things.*Inter-doc is a document procurement company based in South Africa. We assist South Africans in obtaining their civic documents such as birth certificates, marriage certificates and police clearance certificates, quickly and efficiently, whether they are living in South Africa or living abroad.*

My question is:If a South African citizen living in a country that is a party to the Hague Convention of 1961/Apostille Convention - would like to use my services for eg. a birth certificate - one of the documents that I need to present to home affairs is a signed power of attorney. Does the POA have to be the original (couriered to me) or can it be signed, scanned and sent to me to print? If it must be the original, will a digitally signed (e-signature) POA suffice?

Thank you in advance.

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