Promotion of Access to Information

Under section 10 of the Promotion of Access to Information Act, the Human Rights Commission is regulated to compile a guide containing information required by a person who wishes to exercise any right under the Act.

The Western Cape Provincial Parliament (WCPP), assimilating the principles and procedures outlined in the PAIA Act, has established a parallel policy document to help assist any individual or organisation seeking to obtain information.

The WCPP strongly suggests you first browse the pages of this website before submitting a formal request as most information is readily available here.

Please refer to these documents below in order to establish the necessary deadline(s), and fee(s) that might be necessary in processing your request(s):