n Local Government Bulletin - Collecting service debts : Constitutional Court speaks
|Article Title||Collecting service debts : Constitutional Court speaks|
|© Publisher:||Dullah Omar Institute|
|Journal||Local Government Bulletin|
|Publication Date||Nov 2004|
|Pages||1 - 3|
A recent judgment by the Constitutional Court confirms that the electricity and water charges owed to a municipality must be paid before properties can be transferred to a new owner. This is a major victory for municipalities in their effort to collect outstanding services charges.
Article metrics loading...