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National Energy Regulator Act, 2004 (Act No. 40 of 2004)

Chapter II : National Energy Regulator

7. Vacation of office and termination of appointment of members of Energy Regulator



(1) A part-time or full-time member of the Energy Regulator must vacate his or her office if that member—
(a) becomes of unsound mind;
(b) has been absent from more than two consecutive meetings without leave of the chairperson for each absence;
(c) resigns by written notification to the Minister;
(d) materially fails to perform any duty imposed on him or her in terms of this Act, the Electricity Act, the Gas Act or the Petroleum Pipelines Act; or
(e) becomes disqualified from being a member on any of the grounds referred to in section 6(1).


(2) The Minister may terminate the appointment of a member of the Energy Regulator if such member contravenes section 9.