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

Chapter 21 : Administration of Act

312. Agency agreements


(1) The Minister may, subject to the departmental strategic plan, enter into an agreement with a designated child protection organisation or other appropriate person, for the provision of any service that may or must be provided in terms of this Act, by such organisation or person on an agency basis.


(2) The Minister may delegate to such organisation or person such powers and duties in terms of this Act as may be required for the proper performance of the service.


(3) Section 307 read with such changes as the context may require, applies in respect of any delegation in terms of subsection (2).