South African Qualifications Authority Act, 1995 (Act No. 58 of 1995)
9. Vacation of office by members of Authority
a)his or her estate is sequestrated or he or she enters into a compromise with his or her creditors;
b)he or she is detained as a mentally disordered person in terms of any law;
c)he or she is absent from three consecutive meetings of the Authority without leave from the Authority;
d)he or she resigns by giving notice in writing to the Minister; or
e)h or she, during the course of his or her term of office, is found guilty of an offence and sentenced to imprisonment without the option of a fine.