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Draft Local Government: Municipal Demarcation Bill Published For Public Comment

June 18, 2020

The Department of Co-Operative Governance and Traditional Affairs has published the draft Local Government: Municipal Demarcation Bill and its executive summary for public comment in Notice 332 in Government Gazette 43440.

The aim of the draft Bill is to provide for the establishment and operations of the Municipal Demarcation Board; the criteria and procedures for the determination and redetermination of municipal boundaries and ward boundaries; the establishment of an Appeals Authority; and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

Those interested in submitting written comments should do so by latest 29 July 2020.