South African Geomatics Council

List of all Acts and Rules

SAGC (previously PLATO) gives access to all the various legislation acts. The Acts are listed alphabetically and can be downloaded in a pdf format. Please check the number of pages in the pdf before printing.

All the legislation listed below can be downloaded from the government website. www.polity.org.za/govdocs/legislation

inserted 5 August 2015
Commencement date of the SA Geomatics Council
President J Zuma has, in terms of section 40 of the Geomatics Professions Act, 2013 (Act No. 19 of 2013), determined 01 August 2015 as the date on which the said Act shall come into operation.
President Zuma assented to the Act in December 2013.

  Geomatics Profession Act - Act 19 of 2013 (added 20 January 2014) 29 Pages
1 Act 40 of 1984         (previous ACT-     PLEASE REFER TO THE ABOVE ACT) 15 pages
  Rules - South African Council for Professional and Technical Surveyors (update required) 16 pages
2 Land Survey Act 8 of 1997 32 pages
3 Deeds Registries Act 47 of 1937 74 pages
4 Advertising on Roads and Ribbon Development Act 21 of 1940 12 pages
5 Alienation of Land Act 68 of 1981 23 pages
6 Basic Conditions of Employment Act 75 of 1997 40 pages
7 Constitution of the Republic of South Africa 1996 102 pages
8 Consumer Protection Act 68 - 2008 94 pages
9 Copyright Act 98 of 1978 39 pages
10 Deeds Registries Act 47 of 1937 (see no 3 above)  
11 Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002 42 pages
12 Expropriation Act 63 of 1975 18 pages
13 Extension of Security of Tenure Act 62 of 1997 18 pages
14 Fencing Act 31 of 1963 12 pages
15 Interim Protection of Informal Land Rights Act 31 of 1996 3 pages
16 Justices of the Peace and Commissioners of Oaths Act 16 8 pages
17 Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995 157 pages
18 Land Survey Act 8 of 1997 32 pages
19 Land Titles Adjustment Act 111 of 1993 14 pages
20 Maritime Zone Act 15 of 1994 12 pages
21 Mine Health and Safety Act 1996 No. 29 73 pages
22 Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28 of 2002 and Regulations 62 pages
23 Mining Titles Registration Amentment Act 25 pages
24 National Environmental Management Act 107 - 1998 37 pages
25 Nat Environmental Management ; Integrated Coastal Management Act 24-2008 64 pages
26 National Heritage Resources Act 25 - 1999 45 pages
27 National Water Act 36 of 1998 (20150514 updated version - will open as a download) 94 pages
28 Occupational Health and Safety Act 85-1993 31 pages
29 Prescription Act 68 of 1969 6 pages
30 Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 57 pages
31 South African Geographical Names Council Act 118 1998 5 pages
32 S A National Roads Agency Act 7 of 1998 39 pages
33 Sectional Titles Act 95 of 1986 62 pages
34 Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act 8 - 2011 30 pages
35 Spatial Data Infrastructure Act 54 of 2003 9 pages
36 Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act 16 of 2013 37 pages
37 State Land Disposal Act 48 of 1961 6 pages
38 Statistics Act 6 of 1999 16 pages
39 Subdivision of Agricultural Land - Act 70 of 1970 7 pages
  Law Exam Syllabus updated for August 2013 list
 

       Please note     on the "Law Exam Syllabus" pdf     ... nos 40 - 61
          Candidates only need to be aware of the following Acts.
          These Acts will not be examined in the Law exam.