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Non-Profit Organisations Act, 1997 (Act No. 71 of 1997)

Chapter 3 Registration of Non-Profit Organisations

21. Cancellation of Registration



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1) If a registered non-profit organisation which has received a notice in terms of section 20 does not comply timeously with the notice or makes material false representations in any document or a narrative, financial or other report submitted to the director, the director must--
a) cancel its certificate of registration and its registration;
b) notify the organisation in writing of--
i) the cancellation and the reasons for it; and
ii) the date on which the registration was cancelled; and
c) amend the register accordingly.


2) When a non-profit organisation’s registration has been cancelled, all the rights, benefits and allowances it enjoyed as a result of being registered end immediately.


3) For purposes of this Act, a cancellation of registration takes effect on the date on which the certificate of registration is cancelled by the director.