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Parliament Passes Electoral Laws Amendment Bill


ParliamentParliament has passed the Electoral Laws Amendment Bill and sent it to president Ramaphosa for assent.The bill, designed to enhance the existing legislative mechanisms that ensure free and fair elections,…

Draft Electoral Laws Amendment Bill on the Cards


ParliamentA draft bill that aims to amend relevant electoral legislation in order to allow independent candidates to stand for public office in provincial and national elections is in the pipeline.The…

Civil Union Amendment 2018


Draft bill full text Published in GG 41475 of 1 March 2018 Correction notice in GG 41540 of 28 March 2018 Year of publication 2018 Publication for comment (draft bill)…

Civil Union Amendment Bill Sent to NCOP


National AssemblyThe national assembly has passed the Civil Union Amendment Bill and sent it to the national council of provinces for concurrence.The private member's bill, drawn up by D Carter…

Border Management Authority


Draft bill full text Published in GG 39058 of 6 August 2015 Year of publication 2015 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 39058 of 6 August 2015 Explanatory…

Amendments to Immigration Regulations in Place


Department of Home AffairsAmendments to immigration regulations are now in effect.The home affairs department published the amendments in Government Gazette 42071 in terms of the Immigration Act.A definition on birth…

Comment Sought on Electoral Laws Amendment Bill


Department of Home AffairsThe national council of provinces (NCOP) seeks comment on the Electoral Laws Amendment Bill.The bill, designed to enhance the existing legislative mechanisms that ensure free and fair…

Electoral Amendment 2018


Year of publication 2018 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 41677 of 1 June 2018

Electoral Laws Amendment Bill Tabled


Department of Home AffairsA bill designed to enhance the existing legislative mechanisms that ensure free and fair elections has been tabled in parliament.The Electoral Laws Amendment Bill aims to introduce…