Other important legislation includes:

  • Traditional Authorities Act, 2000 

Provides for the establishment of traditional authorities and the designation, election, appointment and recognition of traditional leaders; to define the powers, duties and functions of traditional authorities and traditional leaders; and provide for matters incidental thereto.

  • Council of Traditional Leaders Act, 1997 

Provides for the establishment of the Council of Traditional Leaders and define its powers, duties and functions; and for matters incidental thereto.