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National State of Disaster on Drought Declared


Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs A national state of disaster in South Africa has been declared. The cooperative governance and traditional affairs department announced the declaration in Government…

NCOP Briefed on Municipal Structures Amendment Bill


Parliament The national council of provinces (NCOP) has been briefed on the Local Government: Municipal Structures Amendment Bill. The national assembly passed the bill and sent it to the NCOP…

Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership


Draft bill full text Published in GG 36856 of 20 September 2013 Year of publication 2013 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 36856 of 20 September 2013 Explanatory…

Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Act Signed


The Presidency 29 November 2019 The Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Act has been signed. Parliament passed the bill and sent it to president Ramaphosa for assent in February 2019. The…

NCOP to Revive Fourteen Bills


Parliament 17 October 2019 The National Council of Provinces is to revive fourteen bills at a plenary sitting today. The fourteen bills lapsed at the end of the 5th parliament.…

FFC Outlines 2020/21 Division of Revenue Recommendations


National Treasury 3 July 2019 A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Eskom and municipalities is needed to improve revenue collection. This is one of the recommendations put forward by the…

Auditor-General Releases Municipal Audit Report


Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 2 July 2019 The cooperative governance and traditional affairs department will support municipalities with the implementation of post audit action plans in collaboration…

COGTA Gives Update on Municipal Systems Act


Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 16 April 2019 The Local Government: Municipal Performance Regulations for Municipal Managers and Managers Directly Accountable to Municipal Managers remain in force. The…

Commission on Khoi-San Matters in the Pipeline


Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs 12 April 2019 A Commission on Khoi-San Matters is in the pipeline. The cooperative governance and traditional affairs department has called for nominations…