Promotion of Equality and the Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Amendment Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 12 May 2021)

Justice and Correctional Services

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development invites interested parties to submit written comments on the Promotion of Equality and the Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Amendment Bill.

Comments must be sent to fbhayat@justice.gov.za by no later than Wednesday, 12 May 2021

According to a Cabinet statement, the proposed amendments seek to address the weaknesses that are in the Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act, 2000 (Act 4 of 2000). The proposed amendments will strengthen its ability to prevent discrimination and promote equality for all South Africans, as enshrined in Section 9 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa of 1996

Read: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development Notice

For further information, contact Dr I Botha at 012 406 4756