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Children's Act, 2005 (Act No. 38 of 2005)

Chapter 17 : Child abduction

277. Delegation of powers and duties


(1) The Central Authority of the Republic may, subject to such conditions as he or she may impose, delegate or assign any powers or duties conferred or imposed upon him or her under the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction to any family advocate appointed in terms of the Mediation in Certain Divorce Matters Act.


(2) The delegation, assignment and conditions imposed must be in writing.