The objects of the South African Law Reform Commission are to do research with reference to all branches of the law in order to make recommendations to Government for the development, improvement, modernisation or reform of the law. The Commission investigates matters appearing on a programme approved by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development. Reports and other documents published by the Commission are made available on the Commission's website for general information.

Kindly note that the Commission is not in a position to give legal advice to members of the public.

What's New

2019.10.21: New SALRC 2018/2019 Annual Report

2019.10.18: Media statement: Extension for submission of Statistical Information or Data on Issue Paper 36 Project 142: Investigation into Legal Fees, to 15 Nov 2019.

2019.09.19: SALRC Legal Essay Writing Competition Award Ceremony 2019

2019.08.06: Issue Paper 36: Project 142: Investigation into Legal Fees. Preliminary Schedule of Legal Costs Community Hearings [Update]

2019.07.31: Questionnaires for Issue Paper 36, Project 142: Investigation into Legal Fees. Closing Date: 30 August 2019

2019.07.25: Media Statement on the closing date for comment and Questions relating to Issue Paper 35, Project 144, Single Marriage Statute.






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