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

Chapter 2 Creation of an Enabling Environment

5. Functions of Directorate



In addition to any other function determined by the Minister or specified elsewhere in this Act, the Directorate is responsible for--

a) facilitating the process for developing and implementing policy;
b) determining and implementing programs, including programs--
i) to support non-profit organisations in their endeavour to register, and
ii) to ensure that the standard of governance within non-profit organisations is maintained and improved;
c) liaising with other organs of state and interested parties; and
d) facilitating the development and implementation of multi-sectoral and multi-disciplinary programs.