This Manual is published in terms of Section 51 of the Promotion of Access to Information Act No. 2 of 2000. The Act gives effect to the provisions of Section 32 of the Constitution, which provides for the right of access to information held by the State and to information held by another person that is required for the exercise and/or protection of any right.
This Manual may be amended from time to time, and once amendments have been affected, the latest version of this Manual will be distributed and published in accordance with the Act.
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