Home Affairs

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Home Affairs.

Draft Electoral Laws Amendment Bill on the Cards


A draft bill that aims to amend relevant electoral legislation in order to allow independent candidates to stand for public office in provincial and national elections is in the pipeline.

The Draft Electoral Laws Amendment Bill was drafted by Mosiuoa Lekota, a Congress of the People member of parliament.

Civil Union Amendment Bill Sent to NCOP

National Assembly

The national assembly has passed the Civil Union Amendment Bill and sent it to the national council of provinces for concurrence.

The private member’s bill, drawn up by D Carter of COPE, was tabled in parliament in May 2018.

Amendments to Immigration Regulations in Place

Department of Home Affairs

Amendments to immigration regulations are now in effect.

The home affairs department published the amendments in Government Gazette 42071 in terms of the Immigration Act.

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