Regulations in terms of the Traditional Authorities Act, 1995, 1997

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Traditional Authorities Act, 2000

Regulations in terms of the Traditional Authorities Act, 1995, 1997

Government Notice 246 of 1997

  • Published in Government Gazette 1741 on 1 December 1997
  • Commenced on 1 December 1997
  • [This is the version of this document at 15 November 2017.]
  • [Note: The version of this legislation as at 15 November 2017 was revised and consolidated by the Legal Assistance Centre and the Government of the Republic of Namibia. All subsequent amendments have been researched and applied by Laws.Africa for NamibLII.]

1. Definitions

In these regulations, unless the context indicates otherwise, any word to which a meaning has been assigned in the Act shall have that meaning and “the Act” means the Traditional Authorities Act, 1995 (Act No. 17 of 1995).[The Traditional Authorities Act 17 of 1995 has been replaced by the Traditional Authorities Act 25 of 2000.]

2. Remuneration of traditional leaders and secretaries

The remuneration payable to the different categories of traditional leaders referred to in paragraph (a) of subsection (1) of section 13 of the Act and to the secretary referred to in paragraph (b) of that subsection shall be as follows-
(a)a chief, per month - N$1 000;
(b)a senior traditional councillor, per month - N$750;
(c)a traditional councillor, per month - N$600; and
(d)a secretary, per month - N$550.
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15 November 2017 this version
01 December 1997

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