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Non-Profit Organisations Act, 1997 (Act No. 71 of 1997)

Chapter 5 General Provisions

32. Restriction of Liability


1) The State Liability Act, 1957 (Act No. 20 of 1957), applies, with the necessary changes, to each body established by or in terms of this Act, but a reference in that Act to “the Minister of the Department concerned” must be interpreted as referring to the chairperson or head of the relevant body.


2) No member of staff, person or contractor of a body contemplated in subsection (1) is liable for any damages arising from the publication or disclosure in terms of this Act of any report or finding, or from any recommendation that is given in good faith and submitted to the Minister, or to Parliament.