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Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)

Part 2 : Access to Records of Public Bodies

Chapter 1 : Right of Access, and Specific Application Provisions

12. Act not applying to certain public bodies or officials thereof


This Act does not apply to a record of—

(a) the Cabinet and its committees;
(b) the judicial functions of—
(i) a court referred to in section 166 of the Constitution;
(ii) a Special Tribunal established in terms of section 2 of the Special Investigating Units and Special Tribunals Act, 1996 (Act No. 74 of 1996); or
(iii) a judicial officer of such court or Special Tribunal; or
(c) an individual member of Parliament or of a provincial legislature in that capacity; or
(d) relating to a decision referred to in paragraph (gg) of the definition of "administrative action" in section 1 of the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act, 2000 (Act No. 3 of 2000), regarding the nomination, selection or appointment of a judicial officer or any other person by the Judicial Service Commission in terms of any law.