National Health Act, 2003 (Act No. 61 of 2003)
Regulations Relating to Categories of Hospitals
12. Transitional measures
Public hospitals that exist at the time of commencement of these regulations and that require time to effect changes to their structures, number of beds, services or any other matter in order to comply with these regulations shall effect such changes within such period, after the commencement of these regulations, as requested by the relevant Member of the Executive Council and approved by the Minister.
Dr A Motsoaledi, MP
Minister of Health