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South African Schools Act, 1996 (Act No. 84 of 1996)

Chapter 7 : General Provisions

58A. Alienation of assets of public school


1) The Head of Department has the right to compile or inspect an inventory of all the assets of a public school.


2) No person may alienate any assets owned by a public school to another person or body without the written approval of the Member of the Executive Council.


3) Despite subsection (2), the Member of the Executive Council may-
a) determine that certain categories of assets below a certain value may be alienated without his or her written approval; and
b) determine and publish the value contemplated in paragraph (a) by notice in the Provincial Gazette.


4) The assets of a public school may not be attached as a result of any legal action taken against the school.