Local Government: Municipal Structures Amendment Bill

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Submissions are now closed (since 26 June 2020)

Local Government (WCPP)

The Standing Committee on Local Government of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament will consider the Local Government: Municipal Structures Amendment Bill [B 19B–2018] (NCOP) as part of its constitutional responsibilities.

Comments must be submitted to jcoetzee@wcpp.gov.za by no later than Friday, 26 June 2020 at 16:00

You can submit an oral submission by leaving a voice note on WhatsApp, Cell no 082 372 7463

The main objectives of the Bill are to amend the Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, 1998, so as to address the problems with the administration and the management of municipal elections, and to promote the effective and efficient implementation of the Act, as well as to strengthen oversight and governance in municipalities.

Audio clip by Chairperson Derrick America (English)

You can track the bill here