Volume 3, Issue 4, December 2001

From SALGA: Roles and Responsibilities of Mayors

Section 53 of the Municipal Systems Act determines that every municipality must define the specific role and area of responsibility of each political structure and political office-bearer of the municipality. SALGA resolved to prepare a guide to assist municipalities in complying with this requirement.

Legal Briefs

What happens if a Political Party Dissolves? What happens if a Councillor leaves the Party? When does a vacancy occur?