Child Protection Month 2023
Western Cape Premier Alan Winde delivered his much-anticipated State of the Province Address (SOPA) on 16 Februray 2023. Read the speech below in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa.
This pamphlet summarises the regulations that apply to recreational fishing in South Africa's marine and estuarine environments and skuba-diving and jetski use in Marine Protected Areas.
By being environmentally conscious, we can build a sustainable future for many generations to come. Find out where you can go to recycle your waste.
This is to provide the treatment and management of pain in any child with any condition or disease. Ensuring that no child should suffer from pain while hospitalised or during their recovery phase at home.
This is a detailed document answering questions that are frequently asked regarding: registering a company, registering a prospectus, deregistering a company, amending a company registration, the liquidation process and lodging financial statements.
The document contains information on the registration status of higher education institutions, their contact details, the certificate of registration and the auditor's report.
Remembering Our National Hero
What is Heritage Day?
Heritage Day is celebrated on 24 September every year. The day is set aside for all South Africans to remember and pay tribute to our rich history and various cultures which make our country unique. In celebrating Heritage Day, South Africans are called upon to find unity in our diversity.
Former President Nelson Mandela made the following statement in an address on Heritage Day in 1996 which echoes this sentiment:
The Rental Housing Tribunal provides a free service to tenants and landlords in the Western Cape.
Did you know?
Tenants and landlords can now lodge complaints at RHT Online, from anywhere and at any time. Here you can:
Problem with your tenant or landlord?
We’ll assist you to resolve your dispute for FREE!!
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Responsible pet ownership
Owning a pet is a big responsibility that includes caring for their physical needs (food and shelter), showing them affection and protecting them.
Being a responsible pet owner means that you're financially able to feed your pet and to take it to a vet when necessary.
Children are society's most vulnerable people. Find out how you can teach your child to protect themselves and what to do if a child goes missing.
We’re approaching the time of the year when we spend ours days at the beach to escape the summer heat. To ensure that you and your family remain safe while swimming, here are some safety tips about rip currents which everyone should know.
What are rip currents?
Rip currents are strong narrow currents of water which usually develop along beachfronts. They are strongest near the surface of the water and they move directly away from the shore, cutting through the lines of breaking waves.
The World Health Organization (WHO) reports indicate that many road accidents happen during holidays when people travel greater distances. But, with Springtime upon us, it is likely that there will be heightened activity on the roads in the province.
This publication touches on some of the basic aspects of road safety, including speeding, drunken driving and road rage.