oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - Muddying the waters
The Supreme Court of Appeal's judgment in the case : case review

Volume 10, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1684-260X



On 25 March 2009, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) handed down judgment in the case. The case was an appeal against the judgment of the Johannesburg High Court (now the South Gauteng High Court) of 30 April 2008, concerning the sufficiency of the City of Johannesburg's free basic water (FBW) policy and the lawfulness of prepayment water meters (PPMs).

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