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Expropriation 2015

Bill Number: B4-2015
Bill Status
Draft Bill

Draft bill full text

Published in GG 36269 of 20 March 2013

Year of publication


Publication for comment (draft bill)

Published in GG 36269 of 20 March 2013

Explanatory Summary

Published in GG 38418 of 26 January 2015

Parliamentary Documents
2015-03-24Briefing PaperExpropriations Bill [B4-2015]: Department Briefing
2015-07-28SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: IRR
2015-07-28SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: CFCR
2015-07-28SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: Eskom
2015-07-28SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: Banking Association
2015-07-29SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: Agri SA
2015-07-29SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: AIVSA Professional Valuer
2015-07-29SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: South African Cape Chamber
2015-07-31SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: BUSA
2015-07-31SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: SA Catholic Bishops' Conference
2015-07-31SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: Ndobela Lamola Inc & Ka-Mbonane Inc Attorney
2015-07-31SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: Webber Wentzel
2015-08-04SubmissionHearings on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015]: COSATU
2016-02-09Committee ReportReport of the Portfolio Committee on Public Works on the Expropriation Bill [B4-2015], dated 26 January 2016
2016-03-03Briefing PaperExpropriation Bill [B4B-2015]: Department of Public Works
2018-01-31Briefing PaperExpropriation Bill [B4D-2015]: Department of Public Works
2018-01-31Policy DocumentExpropriation Bill [B4D-2015]: Public Participation
2018-08-29Committee ReportReport of the Portfolio Committee on Public Works on the Expropriation Bill, dated 28 August 2018
Further Information
Sabinet Monitoring Articles
News Articles
Cabinet approves publication of revised expropriation billPolity.org.za2018-12-06
Government fine-tunes the law on expropriationCity Press2018-10-22
Land expropriation bill placed on hold pending constitutional reviewDestinyman.com2018-09-05
Draft expropriation bill officially withdrawn from Parliament by public works committeeBriefly.co.za2018-08-30
What Parliament's withdrawal of Expropriation Bill meansEyewitness News2018-08-30
Expropriation Bill to be redrafted to accommodate expropriation without compensationThe Times2018-08-28
Expropriation amendment bill to be withdrawnDFA2018-08-28
Parly committee may send Expropriation Bill back for re-draftingEyewitness News2018-08-27
ANC could face fresh clashes over Expropriation BillBusiness Day2018-05-22
ANC out to clear legal hurdles on land issueBusiness Day2018-05-22
We will 'test' Constitution on land expropriation - ANCNews242018-05-21
Traditional leaders to comment on Expropriation BillNews242017-06-06
Expropriation bill an upgrade, say analystsBusiness Day2017-04-04
Expropriation Bill sent back to National Assembly by ZumaThe New Age2017-02-22
Jacob Zuma sends Expropriation Bill back to National AssemblyBusiness Day2017-02-17
Cronin: Zim-style land grabs would be disastrous for SAFin242016-09-29
AfriBusiness applauds Expropriation Bill referralSecurity.co.za2016-07-27
Zuma requests clarity on process of passing Expropriation BillEyewitness News2016-07-27
Zuma still pondering 'EFF-style land law'The Citizen2016-07-27
Zuma asks for advice on parliamentary process followed on Expropriation Bill in wake of petitionsThe Sowetan2016-07-26
Zuma seeks advice on Expropriation BilleNCA2016-07-26
Opposition petitions Zuma on Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-06-07
Zuma petitioned on Expropriation BillIOL2016-06-07
Cronin hits back at critics of expropriation billCity Press2016-05-31
Cosatu welcomes passing of Expropriation BillSABC News2016-05-27
Expropriation bill doesn't answer colonial question of land - EFFPolity.org.za2016-05-27
Parliament approves land expropriation billBusiness Report2016-05-27
South Africa passes controversial land ownership lawPolity.org.za2016-05-27
Expropriation bill ready for Zuma's signatureNews242016-05-26
'Progressive' expropriation bill passed in NCOPNews242016-05-18
Agri SA worried about expropriation billNews242016-05-14
Most provinces back land expropriation BillThe Times2016-05-14
Expropriation Bill will boost land reformMail and Guardian2016-04-29
AgriLimpopo reacts on Expropriation BillFar North Bulletin2016-04-19
Expropriation Bill: Is your property safe?Fin242016-03-08
Expropriation bill no threat to investment: NxesiSABC News2016-03-01
Govt should look at implications of Expropriation Bill: EconomistSABC News2016-02-27
MPs pass "problematic" expropriation billPolity.org.za2016-02-24
Expropriation Bill gets green lightIOL2016-02-23
Parliament passes land expropriation billMoneyweb2016-02-23
Beware of impact of new laws on investment - ChamberFin242016-02-05
New Expropriation Bill gains momentumMoneyweb2016-02-04
Expropriation Bill sets out process for property grabbingThe Times2016-02-03
Furore over Land Expropriation BillIOL2016-02-03
Uproar over adoption of SA Land Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-02-03
Expropriation Bill closer to becoming lawEyewitness News2016-02-02
Majority approve of expropriation billFarmer's Weekly2016-01-29
Parties still divided over controversial Expropriation BillEyewitness News2016-01-27
New land expropriation law nears completionNews242016-01-26
SA MPs to vote on expropriation bill next weekPolity.org.za2016-01-26
Sparks fly at Expropriation Bill meetingThe Times2015-10-20
DA: Expropriation Bill gives State sweeping powersEyewitness News2015-09-08
Property definition under scrutiny in ParlyIOL2015-09-02
Public Works Committee to consider Expropriation BillEyewitness News2015-08-27
Expropriation Bill compensation amounts to be challengedEyewitness News2015-08-26
Govt proposes changes to Expropriation BillEyewitness News2015-08-26
'Expropriation will be government's last resort'Eyewitness News2015-08-25
Cosatu backs Expropriation BillBusiness Day2015-07-30
Parly committee encouraged by submissions on Expropriation BillThe Times2015-07-30
Agri SA wants market value for expropriated landMail and Guardian2015-07-29
Banks warn Expropriation Bill will create risks for bond debtorsBusiness Day2015-07-29
Cosatu in favour of Expropriation BillSABC News2015-07-29
Cosatu in favour of Expropriation BillSABC News2015-07-29
'Land bill' back on agendaIOL2015-07-28
Expropriation bill will spook investors, banks sayFin242015-07-28
SA rights groups criticise land expropriation billMoneyweb2015-07-28
Land Expropriation Bill threatens food securitySABC News2015-06-20
Landowners can challenge expropriation billEyewitness News2015-03-25
'No expropriation without compensation'IOL2015-03-24
Barrage of new laws alarms US firms in SABusiness Day2015-02-20
Expropriation Bill mum on links to valuation actBusiness Day2015-02-19
AfriBusiness examines legislation's threat to property rightsBusiness Day2014-06-04
New Expropriation Bill 'better, but still bad' - FMFPolity.org.za2013-06-26
New Expropriation Bill 'better, but still bad' - FMFPolity.org.za2013-06-26
New Expropriation Bill 'better, but still bad' - FMFPolity.org.za2013-06-26
Threat to propertyThe Times2013-04-29
No land expropriation frenzy: CroninThe Times2013-04-17
State would need to prove public use, interest in expropriationSAnews.gov.za2013-04-17
Opinion Pieces
On the ConCourt and land restitutionPoliticsweb2016-07-31
The origins, intentions and consequences of the Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2016-06-15
Pressly: Robin Hood-esque Land Bill badly timed - another own goalBiznews.com2016-05-30
Anthea Jeffery: Land Bill rammed through without proper processFin242016-05-19
Agri SA reacts to approval by select Committee of Expropriation BillAgri SA2016-05-01
The Expropriation Bill has been passed, but concerns remainCFCR2016-05-01
Expropriation Bill: we can learn from the African CommissionGroundUp2016-04-22
Expropriation Bill will 'tighten the noose' around businessPoliticsweb2016-03-09
The Expropriation Bill is not the threat the IRR thinks it isPoliticsweb2016-03-04
The new Expropriation Bill: Transformative or troubling?Fin242016-03-04
Don't drink the Kool-Aid on the Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2016-03-02
What's the big fuss about the expropriation bill?Polity.org.za2016-03-02
Does the Expropriation Bill allow third party transfers? Revisiting the public interestCFCR2016-03-01
Out Malema-ing MalemaPoliticsweb2016-02-22
ConCourt regards property as a social construct - Geoff BudlenderPoliticsweb2015-08-13
The IRR's Anthea Jeffery: Ignoring the writing on the wallFin242015-05-14
Expropriation Bill: How you could lose your landPoliticsweb2015-05-05
The IRR's Alternative Expropriation Amendment Bill: A Framework DocumentIRR2015-04-22
The Expropriation Bill: Back and still very, very bad - IRRPoliticsweb2015-03-04
Is there a property crisis in South Africa?South African Research Chair in Property Law, Stellenbosch University2014-06-01
Expropriation bill seeks to aid infrastructure developmentPolity.org.za2013-06-27
The draft Expropriation Bill, 2013 and the Constitutional Court's decision in AgriSA v Minister for Minerals and EnergyPolity.org.za2013-04-29
Speeches and Statements (Non parliamentary)
National Aseembly agrees to Redrafting of Expropriation BillANC Parliamentary Caucus2018-09-04
Expropriation Bill withdrawn for further reconsideration - ANC caucusPoliticsweb2018-08-28
DA won't let the ANC sneak Expropriation Bill through - Thandeka MbabamaPoliticsweb2018-05-21
We'll pursue EWC using constitution - ANCPoliticsweb2018-05-21
Expropriation Bill must be brought in line with the Constitution - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2017-02-18
President Jacob Zuma on Expropriation BillGCIS2017-02-17
AfriBusiness: Expropriation Bill caught between a rock and a hard placePolity.org.za2016-07-26
COSATU statement on the president's decision to send back the Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-07-26
Zuma needs to send job-killing Expropriation Bill back to Parliament - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2016-07-25
Zuma requests details on process followed in passing Expropriation Bill - the PresidencyPoliticsweb2016-07-25
AfriBusiness uses double-barrel strategy on Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-06-10
The Presidency is considering matters relating to the Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-06-08
Zuma petitioned to send Expropriation Bill back to Parliament - DAPoliticsweb2016-06-07
TAU SA objects against proposed Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2016-06-02
The IRR looks to President Zuma to rectify the failings on the Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-05-27
ANC makes principle of expropriation a political issue - Pieter GroenewaldPoliticsweb2016-05-26
Bill will help intensify land redistribution - Office of the ANC Chief WhipPoliticsweb2016-05-26
COSATU commends Parliament for adopting the Expropriation ActPoliticsweb2016-05-26
DA gives red light to Expropriation Bill - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2016-05-26
NCOP adopt Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2016-05-19
Solidarity expresses its concern over Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2016-05-19
DA in NCOP blocks deliberations on Expropriation Bill - Elza van LingenPoliticsweb2016-05-11
Opposing voices on Expropriation Bill negated - Ina CilliersPoliticsweb2016-05-10
DA NC: Andrew Louw on concerns regarding Expropriation Bill Public HearingsPolity.org.za2016-04-18
CFCR: Does the Expropriation Bill allow third party transfers?Polity.org.za2016-02-26
Passing of Expropriation Bill welcome - COSATUPoliticsweb2016-02-24
Expropriation Bill does little to protect citizens - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2016-02-23
Expropriation Bill key to transformation trajectory - Office of ANC Chief WhipPoliticsweb2016-02-23
Expropriation Bill will further hurt economy - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2016-02-18
Public Works on adopted Expropriation BillGCIS2016-02-12
Expropriation Bill an instrument to legalise land grabs - Pieter GroenewaldPoliticsweb2016-02-03
Expropriation Bill adoption brings us closer to junk status - SolidarityPoliticsweb2016-02-02
Expropriation Bill at odds with the Constitution - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2016-02-02
Expropriation bill a threat to human and economic rights - AfiBusinessPoliticsweb2016-02-02
Public Committee adopts Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2016-02-02
Expropriation Bill: Our response to Geoff Budlender - IRRPoliticsweb2015-08-13
Parliament completes public hearings on Expropriation BillGCIS2015-08-04
Solidarity addresses the portfolio committee on dangers of the Expropriation BillPolity.org.za2015-08-03
Expropriation Bill will ensure equitable land redistribution - ANCPoliticsweb2015-04-26
The Expropriation Bill: A better alternativePoliticsweb2015-04-22
FF Plus: Adv. Anton Alberts says ANC government's expropriation and investment draft bills worry the French governmentPolity.org.za2015-02-20
Land issue too long ignoredSAnews.gov.za2014-09-11
Credit Suisse warns on draft Expropriation Bill - AfriSakePoliticsweb2014-09-05
Responses to Expropriation Bill often emotional - Jeremy CroninPoliticsweb2013-05-08
Expropriation Bill unreasonable - Pieter GroenewaldPoliticsweb2013-04-18
Bill could well lead to an "orgy of expropriation" - Anchen DreyerPoliticsweb2013-04-17
Jeremy Cronin explains reasons for Expropriation BillPoliticsweb2013-04-17
Be afraid: The Expropriation Bill is back - SAIRRPoliticsweb2013-03-27
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