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National Heritage Resources Act, 1999 (Act No. 25 of 1999)

Chapter III : General Provisions

Part 2 : Miscellaneous

56. Exercise of powers outside Republic


(1) A heritage resources authority may assist and co-operate with heritage bodies outside the Republic.


(2) If agreed upon between the Government of South Africa and the government of any other state, SAHRA has power, with the concurrence of the Minister, to perform in that state any functions which a heritage resources authority would be capable of performing in South Africa in terms of this Act.


(3) The Minister may make regulations concerning the application of any international convention, treaty or agreement relating to the protection of heritage resources which, in accordance with sections 231 to 233 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (Act No. 108 of 1996), forms part of the law of the Republic.