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


General Regulations Regarding Children, 2010

Chapter 11 : Children in Need of Care and Protection (Sections 150-160 of the Act)

56A Manner and procedure of placing child in need of care and protection


(1) A designated social worker must subject to the directives and orders of the children's court and as contemplated in the provisions of sections 155, 156, 157, 158, 159 and 186 of the Act, place the child accordingly.


(2) A designated social must, within 15-days of the order or directive issued by the children's court, confirm the placement of the child as contemplated in subregulation (1) by completing a form similar to Form 38A.


[Regulation 56A inserted by section 3 of the Amendment General Regulations Regarding Children, 2023, Notice No. 4059, GG49659, dated 10 November 2023 ]