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Compulsory disclosures about land ownership

The Presidential Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture recommends compulsory disclosures about land ownership. A declaration process similar to FICA would be used. What disclosures must owners make now? The Deeds Registry Act says individual owners must identify themselves [...]

By |2019-08-07T20:56:27+02:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: Information Law|Tags: , |

President told we need a new land information system

The Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture made their final report to the President public on 28 July. It says immediate action is necessary for a Land Records Bill. This will be the main driver of South African land [...]

By |2019-08-07T20:57:08+02:00August 7th, 2019|Categories: Information Law|Tags: , , |

Deeds Registries Amendment Bill has been published

The Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform published the Deeds Registries Amendment Bill on the 9th of March earlier this year. This marked a thirty-day period where the public commented on the changes the Bill proposes to the Deeds [...]

By |2019-08-07T21:06:12+02:00June 21st, 2016|Categories: Information Law, IT Law|Tags: , , , |