Dependant’s Residence Permits

Permit issued to a person below eighteen years or retired person not seeking employment but coming to live with close relatives who are permanently resident in Zimbabwe.


  • Two fully completed Application for Residence Permit forms and all documents listed thereon.
  • Proof of adequate financial means by the guarantor or a fully completed close relative guarantee form.
  • Proof of residence of the guarantor
  • Department of Immigration
  • Photographs, birth/marriage/death/divorce certificates certified as the true likeness/ true copies of the originals by a Commissioner of Oaths.
  • An application letter stating reason why permit should be issued and any other information applicant considers to be relevant.