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Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act No. 4 of 2000 and Regulations

This Pocket book serves to give effect to section 9 read with item 23 (1) of Schedule 6 to the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, so as to prevent and prohibit unfair discrimination and harassm

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This Pocket book serves to give effect to section 9 read with item 23 (1) of Schedule 6 to the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, so as to prevent and prohibit unfair discrimination and harassment.

This Pocket book is to also promote equality and eliminate unfair discrimination; to prevent and prohibit hate speech; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

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Table of contents

Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Act

Definitions

Objects of Act

Interpretation of Act

Guiding principles

Application of Act

Prevention and general prohibition of unfair discrimination

Prohibition of unfair discrimination on ground of race

Prohibition of unfair discrimination on ground of gender

Prohibition of unfair discrimination on ground of disability

Prohibition of hate speech

Prohibition of harassment

Prohibition of dissemination and publication of information that unfairly discriminates

Burden of proof

Determination of fairness or unfairness

Hate speech and harassment not subject to determination of fairness

Equality courts and presiding officers

Clerks of equality courts

Witnesses

Rules and court proceedings

Institution of proceedings in terms of or under Act

Powers and functions of equality court

Assessors

Appeals and reviews

General responsibility to promote equality

Duty of State to promote equality

Responsibility of persons operating in public domain to promote equality

Social commitment by all persons to promote equality

Special measures to promote equality with regard to race, gender and disability

Illustrative list of unfair practices in certain sectors

Regulations

Implementation of Act

Establishment of Equality Review Committee

Powers, functions and term of office of Equality Review Committee

Directive principle on HIV/AIDS, nationality, socio-economic status and family responsibility and status

Short title and commencement

Illustrative list of unfair practices in certain sectors

Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination Regulations

Regulations relating to the Promotion of Equality and Prevention of Unfair Discrimination GNR.764 dated 13 June 2003

Designation of Magistrates' Courts as Equality Courts; defining the Area of Jurisdiction of each Equality Court; and Appointment of Places within the Area of Jurisdiction of each Equality Court for the Holding of Equality Court Sittings GNR.859 dated 28 August 2009