Defence and Security

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Correctional Services, Defence and Military Veterans, State Security and Police.

Code of Conduct for Private Security Amended

State Security Agency

Proposed amendments to the code of conduct for the private security industry have been published in Government Gazette 39242.

Drawn up in terms of the Private Security Industry Regulation Act of 2001, the amendments focus on penalties in respect of improper conduct by a security service provider and an employer of in-house security officers.

Defence Laws Bill Sent to NCOP

National Assembly

The Defence Laws Repeal and Amendment Bill has been passed by the national assembly and sent to the national council of provinces for concurrence.

The bill was tabled in parliament at the beginning of March 2015.

DA Tables Critical Infrastructure Bill


A private member's bill designed to protect critical infrastructure in South Africa has been tabled in parliament.

Drawn up by the Democratic Alliance’s Zakhele Njabulo Mbhele, the Protection of Critical Infrastructure Bill calls for a repeal of the National Key Points Act of 1980.

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