Diamonds Act, 1986 (Act No. 56 of 1986)
[Assented to 11 June 1986]
[Date of Commencement: 1 October 1986]
(English text signed by the State President)
To provide for the establishment of the South African Diamond and Precious Metals Regulator and for the establishment of the State Diamond Trader; for control over the possession, the purchase and sale, the processing, the local beneficiation and the export of diamonds; and for matters connected therewith.