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Distribution of Handbills By-law, 2002
- Published in Western Cape Provincial Gazette no. 5859 on 19 April 2002
- Commenced on 19 April 2002
- [This is the version of this document from 19 April 2002 and includes any amendments published up to 17 March 2023.]
1.In this by-law, unless the context otherwise indicates—"public road" means any square, park or open space which—(a)at any time has been declared or rendered such by the Council or any other competent authority, or(b)have been zoned as public place or public open space in terms of any town planning scheme regulations promulgated by the council or any other competent authority, and"public road" means any road, street or thoroughfare or any other place which is commonly used by the public or any section thereof or to which the public or any section thereof has a right of access, and includes—(a)the verge of any such road, street or thoroughfare;(b)any footpath, sidewalk or similar pedestrian portion of a road reserve;(c)any bridge, ferry or drift traversed by any such road, street or thoroughfare;(d)any other work or object belonging to such road, street or thoroughfare, footpath or sidewalk, and(e)any premises with or without structures thereon, used or set aside as a public parking area or public parking place for the parking of motor vehicles whether or not access to such a parking area or place is free of charge.
2.No person shall distribute or cause to be distributed a handbill or similar advertising matter in any public road, public place or public parking area, or place any handbill or similar advertising matter or cause it to be placed on or in any vehicle without the prior written permission of the Council.
3. Penalty clauseAny person who contravenes or fails to comply with any provision of this by-law shall be guilty of an offence and liable upon conviction to a penalty not exceeding—
History of this By-law
19 April 2002 this versionPublished in Western Cape Provincial Gazette no. 5859By-law commences.
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