- 1. Section 10 of the Act provides that the South African Human Rights Commission (“SAHRC”) must publish a Guide to assist users in the interpretation of the Act, which Guide will contain such information which will be reasonably be required by a person who wishes to exercise any right in terms of the Act.
- 2. The Guide contains information relating to, amongst others, the purpose of the Act, particulars of the Information Officer of every public body, particulars of private bodies, the manner and form of a request for access to information held by a body, the Regulations in terms of the Act and legal remedies.
- 3. A copy of the Guide is available on the SAHRC website and any queries regarding this Guide should be directed to:
THE SOUTH AFRICAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
THE PAIA UNIT
Physical address: 2nd Floor Braampark Forum 3, 33 Hoofd Street, Braampark Office Park, Braamfontein
Tel: 011 877 3627
Contact: Chantelle Kisoon