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


Identification Regulations, 1998

8. Fingerprint on identity card



(1) The fingerprint referred to In section 14(b) of the Act shall be the left thumbprint of the person concerned: Provided that if he or she has no left thumb, his or her right thumbprint shall be affixed to the identity card.


(2) Where it is not possible to comply with the provisions of subregulation (1), the instructions issued by the Director-General in this regard shall apply.


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