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You may need legal assistance.
Consider asking for assistance from an organisation like Lawyers for Human Rights, which has a Statelessness Unit that deals with problems like yours and has a lot of experience in dealing with DHA.
You may need legal assistance to speed up the process.
You can apply for a birth certificate in a late registration of birth application.
There are several organisations to consult as to the best way forward.
It depends during which stage of lockdown the baby was born.
If his visa expired before lockdown, you may need to get legal assistance.
Your permit is still considered valid if it expired on or after 15 March.
You can still apply for a temporary ID at Home Affairs.
Home Affairs offices are not currently renewing any permits.