Domestic Violence Act: Regulations, Directives and Tariff

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Submissions are now closed (since 11 July 2022)

Justice and Correctional Services

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development invites you to submit written comments on the draft Regulations, Directives, and Tariff under the Domestic Violence Act 1998 (Act No. 116 of 1998) (the Act).

The Regulations are issued by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, as contemplated in section 19 of the Act, and are intended to repeal and replace the regulations published under Government Notice No. R. 1311 of 5 November 1999.

The Director-General: Justice and Constitutional Development has prepared the Directives for clerks of courts as contemplated in section 18A, and the Tariff of compensation payable to the electronic communications service providers as contemplated in section 5B(9) of the Act.

Comments can be emailed to Mr Mokulubete at MMokulubete@justice.gov.za by no later than Monday, 11 July 2022.

Enquiries can be directed to Mr Mokulubete on tel (012) 406 4755 or cell 084 842 5780

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