Courts and Legal Services

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You can get professional legal advice and representation even if you can’t afford it.
Government has opened three Community Courts in Cape Town, Mitchell's Plain and Fezeka (Gugulethu/Mannenberg) to prosecute petty crimes in these areas. The following actions are crimes on the streets of the City of Cape Town, in terms of Provincial...
Equality Courts are courts designed to deal with matters covered by the Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act 4 of 2000, also known as the...
If you are a witness and are afraid for your safety for reasons linked to being a witness, you can apply for witness protection. You can be afraid for your own safety or that of anyone related to you. You can be afraid of a single person or of a group of...
Municipal Courts deal mainly with the prosecution of traffic offences, and offences in terms of municipal by-laws, such as those for:zoning and building water pollution waste management air pollutionfireworks informal tradingparking.You can browse some...
The Small Claims Courts deal with minor civil claims of up to R15 000 in a speedy, affordable and simple manner without using an attorney.