Provincial, Local and Traditional Government

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

Number Plate Embossers to be Registered

Department of Transport

The embossers of car number plates will have to be registered in future.

This is one of the proposals contained in the National Road Traffic Regulations published for comment in Government Gazette 37542.

Temporary Reprieve for Municipalities on Financial Skills

National Treasury

Municipalities have until 30 September 2015 to employ financially qualified officials as required by the Municipal Regulations on Minimum Competency Levels.

The regulations were published in 2007 in terms of the Municipal Finance Management Act.

No Fee School Threshold and Terms Amended

Department of Basic Education

Two notices with reference to the National Norms and Standards for School Funding (NNSSF) in terms of the South African Schools Act (1996) have been published in the Government Gazette.

Notice 12 published in Gazette 37230 on 17 January 2014 refers to the amendment of schedules for the NNSSF including the national targets table and the national poverty distribution table which are used to assess schools eligible for funding.