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Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (Act No. 108 of 1996)

Chapter 1 : Founding Provisions

3. Citizenship


(1) There is a common South African citizenship.


(2) All citizens are—
(a) equally entitled to the rights, privileges and benefits of citizenship; and
(b) equally subject to the duties and responsibilities of citizenship.


(3) National legislation must provide for the acquisition, loss and restoration of citizenship.