The current exemption expired on 30 June 2021, and the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Mr Ronald Lamola, has extended the current exemption by a further six (6) months effective from 1 July 2021 to 31 December 2021 to afford private bodies that are currently exempted adequate time to compile their PAIA Manual.
The following organisations are excluded from this exemption:
|a)||Any company that is not a private company as defined in section 1 of the Companies Act, 2008 (Act No. 71 of 2008); and|
|b)||A private company as defined in section 1 of the Companies Act, 2008 (Act No. 71 of 2008) which operates within any of the sectors mentioned in Column one of the Schedule and|
|i.||has 50 or more employees in their employment; or|
|ii.||has a total annual turnover that is equal to or more than the applicable amount mentioned in Column 2 of the Schedule.|
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