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Government Gazette Notices & Proclamations 2015

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  • Magistrates’ Courts Act: Abolishment of districts, subdistricts, places for holding of a court and courts thereof, GG 39540, GoN 1267, 21 December 2015
  • Superior Courts Act: Determination of areas under jurisdiction of divisions of High Court of South Africa, GG 39540, GoN 1266, 21 December 2015 [Withdrawn by GG 39601, GoN 31, 15 Jan 2016]
  • Criminal Matters Amendment Act 18 of 2015, Act 18 of 2015, GG 39522, GoN 1241, 15 December 2015
  • Protected Disclosures Amendment Bill: Explanatory summary, GG39479, GeN 703, 04 December 2015 Notices
  • Constitution of the Republic of South Africa: Rationalisation of magisterial districts for Limpopo and Mpumalanga: Comments invited by 21 Nov 2015, GG 39365, GoN 1059, 5 Nov 2015
  • Prevention and Combating of Trafficking in Persons Act: Regulations under Section 43(3), GG 39318, RG 10513, GoN 1006, 23 Oct 2015
  • Justice Administered Fund Bill: Explanatory summary, GG 39289, GeN 987, 14 Oct 2015 [The Justice Administered Fund Bill]
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Christiana, Warrenton and Hartswater areas, GG 39248, GoN 906, 2 Oct 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Midvaal area, GG 39248, GoN 905, 2 Oct 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Albert area, GG 39248, GoN 904, 2 Oct 2015
  • Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Act: Regulations: Draft - Comment by 30 Oct 2015, GG 39240, GoN 899, 30 Sep 2015
  • Attorneys Act: Regulations: Amendment, GG 39239, RG 10503, GoN 898, 30 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Hottentots Holland Basin area, GG 39223, GoN 851, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Dannhauser area, GG 39223, GoN 850, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Richmond area, GG 39223, GoN 849, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for New Brighton area, GG 39223, GoN 848, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Tsheseng area, GG 39223, GoN 847, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Kentani area, GG 39223, GoN 846, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Keimoes area, GG 39223, GoN 845, 21 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Venterstad area, GG 39223, GoN 844, 21 Sep 2015
  • Magistrates' Courts Act: Changing of name of magisterial district from Tabankulu to Ntabankule, GG 39221, GoN 601, 18 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Maclear area, GG 39199, GoN 829, 11 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Jan Kempdorp area, GG 39199, GoN 828, 11 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Itsoseng area, GG 39199, GoN 827, 11 Sep 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Groblershoop area, GG 39199, GoN 826, 11 Sep 2015
  • Act No. 9 of 2015: Maintenance Amendment Act, 2015, GG 39183, GoN 821, 9 Sep 2015
  • Cybercrimes and Cybersecurity Draft Bill: Comments invited - Comment by 30 Nov 2015, GG 39161, GeN 878, 2 Sep 2015
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules regulating conduct of proceedings of several provincial and local divisions of High Court of South Africa: Amendment, GG 39148, RG 10489, GoN 781, 31 Aug 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Wynland, Montagu and Swellendam areas, GG 39127, GoN 748, 21 Aug 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Newcastle and Utrecht areas, GG 39127, GoN 747, 21 Aug 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of a Small Claims Court for the area of Port St Johns, GG 39127, GoN 746, 21 Aug 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small vlaims court for Ndwedwe, GG 39127, GoN 745, 21 Aug 2015
  • Justices of the Peace and Commissioners of Oaths Act: Designation of commissioners of oaths, GG 39126, RG 10486, GoN 741, 21 Aug 2015
  • Prevention and Combating of Trafficking in Persons Act: Regulations: Prosecutor’s referral of suspected victims of trafficking in persons, GG 39119, RG 10485, GoN 737, 21 Aug 2015 [Forms]
  • Superior Courts Act: Free State circuit court venues: Phuthaditjhaba, GG 39106, P 35, 14 Aug 2015
  • Promotion of Access to Information Act: Manual: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, GG 39081, 11 Aug 2015
  • Magistrates’ Courts Act: Creation of Magisterial Districts and establishment of District Courts for the Limpopo Province, GG 39055, GoN 672, 4 Aug 2015
  • Magistrate’s Courts Act: Withdrawal of notices creating districts and establishing courts for the Limpopo and Mpumalanga Provinces, GG 39055, GoN 671, 4 Aug 2015
  • Magistrate’s Courts Act: Withdrawal of notices creating districts and establishing courts for the Limpopo and Mpumalanga Provinces, GG 39055, GoN 670, 4 Aug 2015
  • Magistrate’s Courts Act: Creation of Magisterial Districts and establishment of District Courts for the Mpumalanga Province, GG 39055, GoN 669, 4 Aug 2015
  • Criminal Matters Amendment Bill: Explanatory summary: Correction, GG 39042, GeN 757, 31 Jul 2015
  • Criminal Matters Amendment Bill: Explanatory summary, GG 39031, GoN 648, 29 Jul 2015
  • Marikana Commission of Inquiry: Report on matters of public, national and international concern arising out of tragic incidents at Lonmin Mine in Marikana, North West Province, GG 38978, GeN 699, 10 Jul 2015 [15.9MB]
  • Promotion of Access to Information Act: Description Sec 15(1): Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, GG 38960, GoN 587, 10 Jul 2015
  • Promotion of Access to Information Act: Manual: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, GG 38972, 8 Jul 2015
  • Act No. 5 of 2015: Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act, 2015, GG 38977, GoN. 593, 07 July 2015
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of magistrates' courts: Amendment [Rules 1(4), Annexure 1 form No 2(A), Form 2(B)], GG 38914, RG 10456, GoN 545, 30 Jun 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Barkly East area, GG 38883, GoN 523, 17 Jun 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Flagstaff area, GG 38883, GoN 522, 17 Jun 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Kakamas area , GG 38883, GoN 521, 17 Jun 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Sterkstroom area, GG 38856, GoN 468, 3 Jun 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Tiyani area, GG 38856, GoN 467, 3 Jun 2015
  • Attorneys Amendment Act, GG 38821, P 24, 27 May 2015
  • Attorneys Amendment Act: Commencement, GG 38821, RG 10435, P 24, 27 May 2015
  • Child Justice Act: Accredited diversion service providers and diversion programmes, GG 38794, GoN 409, 15 May 2015
  • Justices of the Peace and Commissioners of Oaths Act: Designation of commissioners of oaths, GG 38793, RG 10430, GoN 408, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Middelburg area, GG 38792, GoN 407, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Wynberg, Mitchells Plain and Simon’s Town area, GG 38792, GoN 406, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Qumbu area, GG 38792, GoN 405, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Tsolo area, GG 38792, GoN 404, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Court Act: Establishment of small claims court for Indwe area, GG 38792, GoN 403, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of a small claims court Wodehouse area, GG 38792, GoN 402, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of a small claims court Tabankulu area, GG 38792, GoN 401, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of a small claims court Libode area, GG 38792, GoN 400, 15 May 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of a small claims court Babanango area, GG 38792, GoN 399, 15 May 2015
  • Magistrates' Courts Act: Appointment of one or more places within each district for holding of court, GG 38777, GoN 415, 8 May 2015
  • Magistrates' Courts Act: Appointment of one or more places within each district for holding of court, GG 38774, GoN 412, 8 May 2015
  • Commissions Act: Commission of inquiry into allegations of fraud, corruption, impropriety or irregularity in Strategic Defence Procurement Package: Terms of reference: Amendment, GG 38751, Proc 21, 30 Apr 2015
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of Magistrate’s Courts of South Africa: Amendment, GG 38694, RG 10414, GoN 318, 17 Apr 2015
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of several provincial and local divisions of High Court of South Africa: Amendment, GG 38694, RG 10414, GoN 317, 17 Apr 2015
  • Magistrates’ Courts Act: Creation of magisterial districts and establishment of district courts for Limpopo and Mpumalanga: Withdrawal, GG 38625, GoN 268, 30 Mar 2015
  • Magistrates' Courts Act: Creation of magisterial districts and establishment of district courts for Limpopo, GG 38624, GoN 267, 30 Mar 2015
  • Magistrates’ Courts Act: Creation of magisterial districts and establishment of district courts for Mpumalanga, GG 38623, GoN 266, 30 Mar 2015
  • Magistrates’ Courts Act: Creation of sub-districts and appointment of place within sub-district for holding of court, GG 38622, GoN 265, 30 Mar 2015
  • Special Investigating Units and Special Tribunals Act: Acceptance of resignation of Advocate Vas Soni as Head of Special Investigating Unit, GG 38574, GeN 236, 20 Mar 2015
  • Criminal Law (Forensic Procedures) Amendment Act: Regulations: Forensic DNA, GG 38561, RG 10387, GoN 207, 13 Mar 2015
  • Magistrates Act: Detemrination of remuneration of Magistrates, GG 38568, Proc 13, 13 Mar 2015
  • Sheriffs Act: South African Board for Sheriffs: Appointments, GG 38556, GeN 232, 11 Mar 2015
  • National Prosecuting Authority Act: Cassim Inquiry into fitness of Mxolisi Nxasana to hold office of National Director of Public Prosecutions: Comment invited, GG 38554, GeN 290, 9 Mar 2015
  • Legal Aid South Africa Act: Commencement, GG 38512, RG 10373, 27 Feb 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Prince Albert area, GG 38497, GoN 120, 23 Feb 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims court for Umzinto area, GG 38497, GoN 119, 23 Feb 2015
  • Small Claims Courts Act: Establishment of small claims ourt for Laingsburg area, GG 38497, GoN 118, 23 Feb 2015
  • Justices of the Peace and Commissioners of Oath Act: Designation of Commissioners of Oath, GG 38498, RG 10370, GoN 122, 23 Feb 2015
  • Justices of the Peace and Commissioners of Oath Act: Designation of commissioners of oath, GG 38498, RG 10370, GoN 121, 23 Feb 2015
  • National Prosecuting Authority Act: Rules for enquiry into the fitness of Mr Mxolisi Nxasana to hold office as National Director of Public Prosecutions, GG 38491, GeN 155, 20 Feb 2015
  • National Prosecuting Authority Act: Enquiry into fitness of Mxolisi Nxasana to hold office of National Director of Public Prosecutions: Terms of reference, GG 38463, GeN 102, 9 Feb 2015
  • Criminal Procedure Act: Declaration of peace officers: Inspectors appointed in terms of Limpopo Gambling Act, GG 38432 GoN 56, 30 Jan 2015
  • Legal Practice Act: Commencement of Chapter 10 Parts 1 and 2, GG 38412, RG 10351, P 2, 23 Jan
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Magistrates' courts: Rules of court: Amendment of Annexure 2, Tables of Costs, GG 39399, RG 10349, GoN 33, 23 Jan
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of magistrates' courts: Amendment: Sheriffs who are not Officers of the Public Service, GG 38399, RG 10349, GoN 32, 23 Jan
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of several provincial and local divisions of High Court of South Africa: Amendment of Rule 70: Tariff of Fees of Attorneys, GG 38399, RG 10349, GoN 31, 23 Jan
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of several provincial and local divisions of High Court of South Africa: Amendment of Rule 68, GG 38399, RG 10349, GoN 30, 23 Jan
  • Small Claims Courts Act (61/1 984): Establishment of Small Claims Courts for the areas of Empangeni, Mtunzini, Tseki, Mapumulo, Postmasburg, Molteno, Hanover, Hay, GG 38415, GoN 35-41, 22 Jan 2015
  • Rules Board for Courts of Law Act: Rules: Conduct of proceedings of magistrates' courts: Amendment of Rule 27 & 55, GG 38380, RG 10345, GoN 5, 09 Jan 2015