About Us

About Compass Migration

Immigration Services Experts

At Compass Migration, we pride ourselves in integrity and transparency, this allows us to assist clients near and far with a variety of immigration and visa needs.

We boast a combined of 30 years’ experience within the immigration services industry.

Meet the Team


Ryan Van Niekerk

Director – Immigration Specialist

Africa – Australia – Canada – Europe
Ryan who is in previous position as International Franchising manager for one of the largest migration services across Africa. He has extensive experience in the field and is well known for strategic approach to skilled migration and investment routes to residency.
Tel : 021 012 5133
Email : ryan@compassmigration.co.za

Ryan Van Niekerk

Jarred Stein

Jarred Stein

Australia – MARA registration number:1068722

All our applications are assisted and advocated by our MARA partner, Jarred Stein. Jarred is a registered with MARA number 1068722 and is fully accredited to champion your visa application.

Thomas Sproat

Director – Immigration Specialist

Thomas Sproat is a member in good standing with the Canadian Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC), and as such is bound to uphold their standards of professional ethics and responsibilities. He is the President & Senior Consultant of Great Lakes Immigration, and also works in collaboration with Compass Migration in Cape Town, South Africa. He lives in Stratford, Ontario, Canada with his wife.

Thomas Sproat
John Alfred Arries

John Alfred Arries – Partner

Immigration Practioner (FIPSA Membership No. JNAS-SQ)

John studied law at Stellenbosch University and UNISA and specializes in South African Immigration and Citizenship Law. He is a registered Immigration Practitioner who dedicates himself to his clients and works diligently towards their cause.

We specialize in Africa, South Africa, Australia and Canadian Migration Services. We are fully registered and can legally assist clients with immigration needs to these countries.

Service Excellence

Our promise to our clients is to work diligently, process fast and keep up to date with all the changes in migration legislation, allowing us to be a step ahead when qualifying clients and providing sound advice and a speedy service.

Thank you and we look forward in guiding you through this journey,

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