The objects of the South African Law Reform Commission are to do research with reference to all branches of the law in order to make recommendations to Government for the development, improvement, modernisation or reform of the law. The Commission investigates matters appearing on a programme approved by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development. Reports and other documents published by the Commission are made available on the Commission's website for general information.
Kindly note that the Commission is not in a position to give legal advice to members of the public.
- 2016.01.29: Media Statement and Discussion Paper 141 (Project 25) Statutory Law Revision in respect of legislation administered by the Department of Water and Sanitation. Closing Date for comment: 31 March 2016
- 2016.01.26: Media Statement and Discussion Paper 140 Project 25 Statutory Law Revision: Legislation administered by the Department of Arts and Culture. Closing Date for comment: 31 March 2016
- 2016.01.26: Invitation to attend a workshop on the practice of Ukuthwala conducted by the South African Law Reform Commission. The Commission will be conducting workshops in KwaZulu-Natal (28 January 2016), Eastern Cape (04 February 2016), Limpopo (11 February 2016), Mpumalanga (18 February 2016), Free State (25 February 2016) and Pretoria (03 March 2016).
- 2016.01.19:Media Statement and Discussion Paper 139 (Project 135) The review of the Witchcraft Suppression Act 3 of 1957.