This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
Results of the UKVI customer satisfaction survey completed between Sept 2013 and Nov 2013 show that customers are satisfied with our service.
Since the inception of a new online survey in September 2013, over 2400 customer responses have been received from the Southern Africa region:
- 88% of respondents said that they understood how long their application would take to process; of those who understood how long their application would take to process, 97% received a decision in the timeframe they were told
- 91% of respondents were satisfied with the time taken to receive a decision on their application.
- 91% of respondents were satisfied with the UK Visas and Immigration application service overall.
Recent changes to our services include a new commercial partner, Teleperformance.
New application centres have been opening throughout the Southern Africa sub region over the past month and continue to provide an excellent service to the public.
A breakdown of the go live dates for our new application centres is listed below along with the new locations of the Teleperformance branches:
|South Africa||Cape Town||17-March-2014||The Media Quarter, Cnr Somerset and de Smidt Street, De Waterkant, Cape Town|
|South Africa||Durban||17-March-2014||3rd Floor, Office Tower, The Atrium, Overport City, 430 Peter Mokaba Ridge, Essenwood, Durban|
|South Africa||Johannesburg||24-March-2014||3rd Floor, 24 Central, Cnr Gwen Lane and Fredman Drive, Sandton|
|South Africa||Port Elizabeth||17-March-2014||Ground Floor, Building 66, Fairview Office Park, Greenacres, Port Elizabeth 6045|
|South Africa||Pretoria||31-March-2014||1st Floor, Menlyn Corner, Cnr Lois/Atterbury Rd, Menlyn|
|Botswana||Gaborone||31-March-2014||Unit 1, Plot 79, Gaborone International Commerce Park, Gaborone|
|Madagascar||Antananarivo||31-March-2014||Hotel Ibis Route des hydrocarbures, Ankorondrano BP 529, 101 Antananarivo|
|Malawi||Lilongwe||26-March-2014||Teveta House, X96 Postnet, Independence Drive, City Centre, Lilongwe|
|Mozambique||Maputo||27-March-2014||641, Avenida 24 Julho, Maputo|
|Namibia||Windhoek||27-March-2014||Unit 9, Dresmaplatz, Nickel St, Prosperita, Windhoek|
|Zambia||Lusaka||31-March-2014||Stand No. 20849, Alick Nkhata Road, Lusaka|
|Zimbabwe||Harare||17-March-2014||7 Natal Road, Belgravia, Harare|
The new Teleperformance staff have been trained in line with the UK Visas and Immigration service delivery standards and will continue to offer the public an outstanding level of service.
The application centres have been redesigned with a new and fresh look, with a simplistic and “clean-cut” design.