Statutory Instrument 20 of 2006
- Commenced on 4 July 2006
- [This is the version of this document at 1 December 2014.]
1.These Regulations may be cited as the Elections Regulations.
3.No person other than a candidate shall, on a polling day and within a distance of 200 metres of a polling station, wear or display on any property any cloth, banner, insignia, logo, bill or board calculated to show support for a candidate or a political party:Provided that the wearing of clothing of any colour other than the colour of any political party or candidate shall not by itself be a breach of these regulations.
5.Any person who intends to display a cloth banner connection with an election shall obtain the prior permission of the Land Transport Division and the Police (Traffic Section) Police (Traffic Section) and remove any such banner within 14 days after the polling date.
7.A person who knowingly acts in breach of any of these regulations commits an offence and shall, on conviction be liable to a fine of R20, 000 or a term of imprisonment not exceeding 2 years.
History of this document
01 December 2014 this version
04 July 2006