Access to Information

Last Updated 27 March 2014 09:48:51 AM

In terms of the Promotion of Access to Information Act, each private body is required to publish a manual to assist persons seeking information on records held by that body to access those records. The following manual is intended to comply with the provisions of the Act.


Particulars in Terms of Section 51
1. Contact details
2. The Guide as described in Section 10
3. Categories of records of SAICA which are available without having to request access in terms of the Act in terms of Section 52(2)
4. Records available in terms of any other legislation
5. How to request a record - a description of the subjects of the records
     5.1 How to request a record
     5.2 Categories of records held by SAICA
          5.2.1 Web page and library records
          5.2.2 Other records
6. Other information as may be prescribed
7. Availability of the manual
8. Fees in respect of private bodies
9. Prescribed request form
   A. Particulars of private body
   B. Particulars of person requesting access to the record
   C. Particulars of person on whose behalf request is made
   D. Particulars of person requesting access to the record
   E. Fees
   F. Form of access to record
   G. Particulars of right to be exercised or protected
   H. Notice of decision regarding request for access

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