Municipal Legislation

Section 11(3)(a) of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act 32 of 2000 provides as follows: “A municipality exercises its legislative or executive authority by implementing applicable national and provincial legislation and its by-laws”. All elected councils should have access to relevant Local Government Legislation from day one. Don’t be caught ill prepared. Procure your copies of the Local Government Library now to ensure you are ready.

The Local Government Library provides quick and easy access to legislation that is essential for the smooth operation and proper functioning of local government.

The latest edition now also includes:

  • Amendments to the Local Government: Disaster Management Act No. 57 of 2002 – to create a framework of operation during the Covid-19 pandemic and provides for the establishment and functioning of national, provincial and municipal disaster management centers.
  • Amendments to the Local Government: Municipal Electoral Act 27 of 2000 – to regulate municipal elections and play an integral part in the event and processes that follow.
  • NEW Division of Revenue Act No. 9 of 2021.
  • NEW Public Procurement Bill – to regulate public procurement and prescribe a framework for procurement policy.
  • NEW Traditional and Khoisan Act No. 3 of 2019 – repeals the Traditional Leadership and Governance Framework Act No. 41 of 2003
  • Amendments to the Constitution of RSA, 1996.
  • Amendments to the Public Finance Management Regulations and more.

The following 21 pocket-sized books are housed in a compact and sturdy box:

  • Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 and Rules
  • Disaster Management Act, No. 57 of 2002 and Regulations
  • Disaster Management Act, No. 57 of 2002: Covid-19 Notices and Regulations – Volume 1
  • Disaster Management Act, No. 57 of 2002: Covid-19 Notices and Regulations – Volume 2
  • Division of Revenue Act, No. 9 of 2021
  • Institution of Legal Proceedings against certain Organs of State Act, No. 40 of 2002
  • Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations Act, No. 97 of 1997 AND Intergovernmental Relations Framework Act, No. 13 of 2005 and Regulations, Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act, No. 56 of 2003 AND Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act, No. 5 of 2000 and Regulations
  • Local Government: Municipal Demarcation Act, No. 27 of 1998 and Notices
  • Local Government: Municipal Electoral Act, No. 27 of 2000 and Regulations
  • Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Regulations (Published in terms of Act No. 56 of 2003)
  • Local Government: Municipal Property Rates Act, No. 6 of 2004 and Regulations
  • Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, No. 117 of 1998 and Regulations
  • Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, No. 32 of 2000 and Regulations
  • Municipal Fiscal Powers and Functions Act, No. 12 of 2007 and Regulations
  • Organised Local Government Act, No. 52 of 1997 and Regulations
  • Public Administration Management Act, No. 11 of 2014
  • Public Procurement Bill 2020
  • Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, No. 16 of 2013
  • Traditional and Khoisan Act No. 3 of 2019 and Regulations published in terms of Act 41 of 2003
  • The White Paper on Local Government, 9 March 1998

Customised Local Government Library sets

For orders of 50+ units you have the option of customising your Library set according to your brand identity for a nominal fee. We will customise both the case and the pocketbook covers according to your specifications. Just supply us with your logo and preferred designs (optional).

View our 2022 Local Government Product Price List Here