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Identification Act, 1997 (Act No. 68 of 1997)


Identification Regulations, 1998

13. Cancellation and destroying of documents



(1) An identity card, temporary identity certificate or other certificate referred to in regulation 12 shall be cancelled by writing or stamping the words "cancelled/ gekanselleer" on all the pages, if any, of such card or certificate.


(2) An identity card shall be destroyed by shredding or cutting the card in such a manner that any of the parts of the card cannot be utilised for the purposes of an identity card.