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Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act, 2003 (Act No. 56 of 2003)

Chapter 4 : Municipal Budgets

22. Publication of annual budgets


Immediately after an annual budget is tabled in a municipal council, the accounting officer of the municipality must—

(a) in accordance with Chapter 4 of the Municipal Systems Act
(i) make public the annual budget and the documents referred to in section 17(3); and
(ii) invite the local community to submit representations in connection with the budget; and
(b) submit the annual budget—
(i) in both printed and electronic formats to the National Treasury and the relevant provincial treasury; and
(ii) in either format to any prescribed national or provincial organs of state and to other municipalities affected by the budget.