The Z83 form is the official application form for Jobs in the Government of South Africa. Applicants are correctly fill out this form in response to any of the advertised vacancies that the various government agencies will be providing. Only those who have filled out and submitted this form legibly will be considered for various roles.
Your Z83 application form is the first thing they see or check before going through your cv and attachments, so it is very important to complete your application form neatly, remember, you are selling yourself here.
Since Government receives many applications especially for entry level jobs it is important to make sure that you have put the correct reference number for that particular post to avoid being disqualified because of such negligence and mistakes.
Please note that if your application form is not signed or dated, it is an immediate disqualification, in other words your application will not be considered. So read thoroughly and sign the form at the end.
If you don’t know how to complete a Z83 application form or think the way you complete it might be the reason you are not getting a job, consult a career counsellor at the Department of labour Labour centres. Career Counsellor’s will be able to guide you through the process and increase your chances of being shortlisted and exposed to interviews.