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Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002 (Act No. 25 of 2002)

Chapter XI : Limitation of Liability of Service Providers

71. Recognition of representative body


(1) The Minister may, on application by an industry representative body for service providers by notice in the Gazette, recognise such body for purposes of section 72.


(2) The Minister may only recognise a representative body referred to in subsection (1) if the Minister is satisfied that—
(a) its members are subject to a code of conduct;
(b) membership is subject to adequate criteria;
(c) the code of conduct requires continued adherence to adequate standards of conduct; and
(d) the representative body is capable of monitoring and enforcing its code of conduct adequately.