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Implementation of COVID-19 SRD Grant Underway


Department of Social Development Implementation of the Special COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant is underway. In a statement, the social development department confirmed that the new iteration of…

Regulations on Covid-19 SRD Under the Spotlight


Department of Social Development Amendments to Regulations Relating to Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress are in the pipeline. The social development department published the call for comment in Government Gazette…

Non-Profit Organisation Amendment 2021


Draft bill full text Published in GG 45244 of 01 October 2021 Published in GG 46349 of 10 May 2022 Year of publication 2021 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published…

National Youth Development Agency Amendment 2022


Draft bill full text Published in GG44104 of 29 January 2021 Year of publication 2021 Explanatory summary (draft bill) Published in GG 46210 of 07 April 2022 Copies of the…

National Youth Development Agency Bill Tabled


Parliament The National Youth Development Agency Amendment Bill has been tabled in parliament. The women, youth and persons with disabilities department published the bill’s explanatory summary in Government Gazette 46210…

Parliament Briefed on Covid-19 SRD Grant Regulations


Parliament Parliament has been briefed on the Regulations on the Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant. The social development department published the Regulations in Government Gazette 46271 in April…

Children’s Amendment 2020


Draft bill full text Published in GG 42005 of 29 October 2018 Year of publication 2018 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 42005 of 29 October 2018 Explanatory…

Implementation of Child Support Grant Top-Up Underway


Department of Social Development Implementation of the extended Child Support Grant (CSG) policy for orphans in the care of relatives (CSG Top-Up) is underway. In a statement, the social development…

Regulations on Payment of Social Assistance in Place


Department of Social Development Regulations relating to the application for and payment of social assistance and the requirements or conditions in respect of eligibility for social assistance are in place.…