New Legislation: Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Act 18 of 2014
Updated: Dec 14, 2021
The Private Security Industry Regulation Amendment Act 18 of 2014 was published on
The long title describes the purpose of the Act as follows:
"“To amend the Private Security Industry Regulation Act, 2001, so as to amend certain definitions; to provide for additional powers of the Minister; to provide for the appointment of the director and deputy directors for the Authority; to provide for cooperation with the Civilian Secretariat for Police; to provide for the finances and accountability of the Authority; to provide for limitation on foreign ownership; to provide for the establishment and functions of the Exemption Advisory Committee; to regulate security services rendered outside the Republic; to empower the Minister to make regulations for the transportation of cash and other valuables; to provide for offences and penalties; and to provide for matters connected therewith.”
The Act will come into operation on proclamation.
Date posted: 14 October 2021