Public Information: L

General information publications, listed alphabetically. These documents are also placed under the relevant life events and categories in Your Life and Topics.
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According to information available on 30 March 2004 the following licence holders have failed to pay the annual renewal fee for 2004 before the due date of 31 December 2003 in response to the issuing of renewal notices during October 2003.

This compilation of statistics contains labour information drawn from a variety of sources. Statistics are provided for labour market demographics, labour market supply and staff profiles.

This booklet provides basic information on LRAD and gives advice on how to access the programme.

Mitchells Plain Hospital was recognised by the South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) at the 2014 SALI Awards.


The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport is committed to ensuring equal treatment for Afrikaans, English and Xhosa, and to promoting previously marginalised languages and South African Sign Language.

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This document contains a break-down of information regarding the Consumer Price Index. It contains an analysis of the changes to the CPI.

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This information booklet explains to children what their rights are and looks at how different laws affect them. It also provides practical suggestions on how children can access the justice and legal system and where they can go for help.

When starting or running a small business, you need to be aware of the numerous laws that impact on your business. This guide introduces the various legal issues small businesses need to consider.

All South Africans have the right to professional services, either from the government or private entities. But when that does not happen, there are channels you can follow to ensure you get proper redress. 

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The Department of Transport and Public Works completed work on the Leeu Gamka Ambulance Station in May 2012.

The station provides 24-hour emergency medical response and rescue assistance to residents from Merweville, Welgemoed, Newtown Park and Bitterwater. The area was identified as high priority due to the horrific motor vehicle accidents taking place on the N1 with road users travelling to and from the Eastern Cape, Gauteng or Cape Town.

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Why Are Trees and Plants Important?

The Western Cape Department of Health wants to improve your experience when accessing public health care. Find out how we can make health care in the Western Cape better together.

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This brochure explains what library corners are and what services they offer. It also contains a list of library business corners that were established by mid-2001.

An extensive survey was conducted to gather data about all public library service points and the communities they serve in the Western Cape.

Did you know that the Western Cape Government Library Service is the biggest network of its kind in Africa? This alone calls for a celebration but we are also having a major celebration on 30 and 31 July 2015 for the 60th anniversary of this unique service that connects communities in the Western Cape. 

Speak to your local librarian and find out how to get access to the wide range of CDs, DVDs and Vinyl Records at the public libraries in the Western Cape.

The Western Cape will be celebrating Library Week from 20-26 March 2011. The theme this year is "Be Practical and Creative at Your Library," which will focus on "how to" and "do it yourself" (DIY) information.

South African Library Week Posters: 




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This brochure gives information about liquor licences and related fees.
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This schedule sets out the fees required for certain liquor licence applications.

This note provides information on when and how to renew your liquor licence.

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This is a list of consultants and attorneys that can assist with liquor licence applications and related matters.
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This document lists all the organisations which provide financial assistance to small businesses. A contact name and their contact details are provided. This includes telephone numbers, e-mail addresses and company website addresses.
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List of mainly disaster management related books available at the Disaster Management Resource Centre.
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This is the list of all non-profit organisations in the Western Cape which are registered with the Department of Social Development. The list includes registration details, as well as basic information on each organisation.
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The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) kicked off the 2014 school year with a campaign to encourage parents to help their children develop reading, writing and maths skills at home.

The campaign includes a Grade 1 Parents' Guide, radio advertisements, billboards in selected areas and "wrapped" taxis carrying the message on selected routes.

“Living Human Treasures” – a National Initiative to identify living individuals who possess a rare skill or knowledge and who have made outstanding contributions in any field of human endeavour.

This is a call to all communities to nominate an individual/s within the living heritage domain. These living human treasures should be pivotal in safeguarding South Africa’s intangible living heritage as a valuable resource for future generations and promote a positive African identity within a globalising world addressing tensions between tradition and modernity. 

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Advice on how to and the importance of leading a healthy life even though you may have HIV/AIDS.

The Western Cape business sector was out in full force at the Premier’s Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards on Thursday 20 November at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Hosted by Premier Helen Zille and the Department of Economic Development and Tourism, the event was held to honour entrepreneurs making substantial contributions to the province’s economy.

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With the promulgation of the Preferential Procurement Policy regulations, which brought about the enforcement of Local Content / Designated Sectors, the unit will assist successful bidders in obtaining the necessary verification to take up contract (Local Content Verification Certificates) as well as assist the successful bidders in i
This gallery contains pictures of news and events where the Department of Local Government and Housing is involved.

The upgrade of Main Road 552 between Vredendal and Lutzville saw the coming together of government and private sector in a Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the economic benefit of the West Coast region.