Our Partners

Participating government departments and entities​

Government departments

Trade and Industry

National Treasury

Economic Development

Small Business Development



Mineral Resources

Public Enterprise

Science and Technology

Water and Sanitation


Environmental Affairs

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Rural Development and Land Reform

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs



Government entities

Business registry- Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC)

Tax authority – South African Revenue Service (SARS)

International Trade Administration Commission (ITAC)

National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications (NRCS)

Public electricity utility- Eskom

Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) 


Visa Facilitation Service

Department of Home Affairs is pleased to announce the opening of the Visa & Permit Facilitation Centres in 9 provinces and 11 cities within South Africa. Visa and Permit applications will be accepted across these 12 centres in South Africa. These applications will be assessed by Department of Home Affairs in Pretoria. Non-South Africans with a legal residency permit in South Africa can apply for a visa or permit at these centres. read more

Provincial One Stop Shops

Western Cape

We are the Official Tourism & Trade, Investment Promotion Agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape. Our divisions include Tourism, Trade, Investment Promotion, Research, Film & Media and the Convention Bureau. We are a region of unlimited potential. And this translates into unlimited opportunity.

KwaZulu Natal

Trade & Investment KwaZulu-Natal (TIKZN)is a South African trade and inward investment promotion agency, established to promote the province of KwaZulu-Natal as an investment destination and to facilitate trade by assisting local companies’ access international markets.


As a Centre, we coordinate business to business match making engagements between local and foreign businesses. The Gauteng Investment Centre is South Africa’s first One-stop Shop (OSS) for international investors and established local businesses where essential government information and services can be accessed from a single platform.​

Provincial Investment Promotion Agencies