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National Health Act, 2003 (Act No. 61 of 2003)


Emergency Medical Services Regulations, 2017

Part 3 : Licensing of Emergency Medical Services

16. Reinstatement of licence and lifting of suspension


(1) An Emergency Medical Service whose licence has been cancelled or suspended may, at any time, apply for the reinstatement of the licence or the lifting of its suspension.


(2) The provisions of regulation 8 apply, with the changes required by the context, in respect of the application for the reinstatement of a licence.


(3) Before the Head of Department reinstates a licence or lifts its suspension, an inspecting officer must inspect the Emergency Medical Service concerned in order to determine whether the Emergency Medical Service—
(a) complies with Annexures A and B; and
(b) is suitable and adequate for the purpose of providing the service for which it is licensed and make a recommendation to the Head of Department.


(4) The Head of Department may submit the representation for the reinstatement of the licence or the lifting of the suspension to the Committee for further consideration and recommendation.