Acts Online
GT Shield

Medical Schemes Act, 1998 (Act No. 131 of 1998)

Chapter 9 : Powers of Registrar

45. Persons not registered to furnish information


(1) The Registrar may, by notice in writing, require any person who he or she has reason to suspect is carrying on the business of a medical scheme which is not registered, to transmit to him or her, within a period stated in such notice, a copy of the rules, if any, under which such person is operating and such other information as he or she may require.


(2) The Registrar may, if the person referred to in subsection (1) fails to comply with his or her requirements to his or her satisfaction, require such person to produce at any place where that person carries on the business in question, the records, documents, statements or accounts relating to that business in order to enable the Registrar to ascertain whether that business constitutes the business of a medical scheme.