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Municipal Property Rates By-law, 2019
- Published in Gauteng Provincal Gazette no. 233 on 17 July 2019
- Commenced on 1 July 2019
- [Up to date as at 6 March 2020]
PreambleWHEREAS section 2291 (1) of the Constitution requires a municipality to impose rates on property and surcharges on fees for the services provided by or behalf of the municipality.AND WHEREAS section 13 of the Municipal System Act read with section 162 of the Constitution require a municipality to promulgate municipal by-laws by publishing them in the gazette of the Gauteng Province.AND WHEREAS section 6 of the Local Government: Municipal Property Rates Act, 2004 requires a municipality to adopt by-laws to give effect to the implementation of its property rates policy: the by-laws may differentiate between the different categories of properties liable for the payment of rates:NOW THEREFORE BE IT ENACTED by the Council of the City of Johannesburg Municipality, as follows:
3. Adoptions and implementation of Rates Policy
4. Contents of Rates Policy
5. Enforcement of the Rates Policy
6. Short title and commencement
History of this By-law
17 July 2019 this versionPublished in Gauteng Provincal Gazette no. 233
1 July 2019By-law commences.