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Constitutional Court of South Africa

The Constitutional Court of South Africa is a supreme constitutional court established by the Constitution of South Africa, and is the apex court in the South African judicial system, with general jurisdiction. The Court was first established by the Interim Constitution of 1993, and its first session began in February 1995. It has continued in existence under the Constitution of 1996. The Court sits in the city of Johannesburg. The Constitutional Court has jurisdiction to hear any matter if it is in the interests of justice for it to do so. (Banner image credit: By André-Pierre from Stellenbosch, South Africa.)
Physical address
Constitutional Court, 1 Hospital Street, Constitution Hill, Braamfontein, South Africa, 2017

Constitutional Court of South Africa - 2016

Title Judges Date
Snyders and Others v De Jager (Joinder) (CCT 186/15) [2016] ZACC 54 (21 December 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 21 December 2016
Snyders and Others v De Jager (Interim Relief) (CCT 186/15) [2016] ZACC 52 (21 December 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 21 December 2016
Snyders and Others v De Jager (Contempt of Court) (CCT 186/15) [2016] ZACC 53 (21 December 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 21 December 2016
Snyders and Others v De Jager and Others (Appeal) (CCT 186/15) [2016] ZACC 55 (21 December 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 21 December 2016
Areva NP Incorporated in France v Eskom Holdings Soc Limited and Others (CCT CCT 24/16; CCT 20/16) [2016] ZACC 51 (21 December 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 21 December 2016
Myathaza v Johannesburg Metropolitan Bus Services (SOC) Limited t/a Metrobus and Others (CCT 232/15) [2016] ZACC 49 (15 December 2016) Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 15 December 2016
Schoombee and Another v S (CCT 154/16) [2016] ZACC 50 (15 December 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ACJ, Zondo J 15 December 2016
Tshivhulana Royal Family v Netshivhulana (CCT 48/16) [2016] ZACC 47 (14 December 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ACJ, Zondo J 14 December 2016
Psychological Society of South Africa v Qwelane and Others (CCT 226/16) [2016] ZACC 48 (14 December 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ACJ, Zondo J 14 December 2016
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals v Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Another (CCT 1/16) [2016] ZACC 46 (08 December 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 8 December 2016
Lawyers for Human Rights v Minister in the Presidency and Others (CCT 120/16) [2016] ZACC 45 (01 December 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 1 December 2016
Laubscher NO v Duplan and Another (CCT 234/15) [2016] ZACC 44 (30 November 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 30 November 2016
AB and Another v Minister of Social Development (CCT 155/15) [2016] ZACC 43 (29 November 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 29 November 2016
Masstores (Pty) Ltd v Pick 'n Pay Retailers (Pty) Ltd (CCT 242/15) [2016] ZACC 42 (25 November 2016) Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 25 November 2016
Liesching and Others v S and Another (CCT 245/15) [2016] ZACC 41 (15 November 2016) Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 15 November 2016
Pieterse NO v Lephalale Local Municipality (CCT 184/16) [2016] ZACC 40 (10 November 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 10 November 2016
Department of Transport and Others v Tasima (Pty) Ltd (CCT 5/16) [2016] ZACC 39 (09 November 2016) Bosielo AJ, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 9 November 2016
South African Revenue Service v Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration and Others (CCT 19/16) [2016] ZACC 38 (08 November 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 8 November 2016
Rural Maintenance (Pty) Ltd and Another v Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality (CCT 214/15) [2016] ZACC 37 (01 November 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 1 November 2016
Wickham v Magistrate, Stellenbosch and Others (CCT 118/16) [2016] ZACC 36 (25 October 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 25 October 2016
Merafong City Local Municipality v AngloGold Ashanti Limited (CCT 106/15) [2016] ZACC 35 (24 October 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 24 October 2016
Absa Bank Limited v Moore and Another (CCT 3/16) [2016] ZACC 34 (21 October 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ 21 October 2016
Gbenga-Oluwatoye v Reckitt Benckiser South Africa (Pty) Ltd and Another (CCT 41/16) [2016] ZACC 33 (15 September 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 15 September 2016
University of Stellenbosch Legal Aid Clinic and Others v Minister of Justice and Correctional Services and Others; Association of Debt Recovery Agents NPC v University of Stellenbosch Legal Aid Clinic and Others; Mavava Trading 279 (Pty) Ltd and Others v University of Stellenbosch Legal Aid Clinic and Others (CCT 127/15) [2016] ZACC 32 (13 September 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 13 September 2016
Ngomane and Others v Govan Mbeki Municipality (CCT 17/16) [2016] ZACC 31 (08 September 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 8 September 2016
McBride v Minister of Police and Another (CCT 255/15) [2016] ZACC 30 (06 September 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 6 September 2016
Transport and Allied Workers Union of South Africa obo Ngedle and Others v Unitrans Fuel and Chemical (Pty) Ltd (CCT 131/15) [2016] ZACC 28 (01 September 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 1 September 2016
Ndleve v Pretoria Society of Advocates (CCT 74/16) [2016] ZACC 29 (01 September 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Nkabinde ADCJ, Zondo J 1 September 2016
Jimmale and Another v S (CCT 223/15) [2016] ZACC 27 (30 August 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 30 August 2016
Nkabinde and Another v Judicial Service Commission and Others (CCT 122/16) [2016] ZACC 25 (24 August 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mbha AJ, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Musi AJ, Zondo J 24 August 2016
Raduvha v Minister of Safety and Security and Another (CCT 151/15) [2016] ZACC 24 (11 August 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 11 August 2016
Baliso v Firstrand Bank Limited t/a Wesbank (CCT 150/15) [2016] ZACC 23 (04 August 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 4 August 2016
Land Access Movement of South Africa and Others v Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces and Others (CCT 40/15) [2016] ZACC 22 (28 July 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 28 July 2016
Minister of Police and Others v Kunjana (CCT 253/15) [2016] ZACC 21 (27 July 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 27 July 2016
Pheko and Others v Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality and Others (Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa as Amicus Curiae) (CCT 19/11) [2016] ZACC 20 (26 July 2016) Nkabinde J 26 July 2016
City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality v Afriforum and Another (157/15) [2016] ZACC 19 (21 July 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 21 July 2016
Solidarity and Others v Department of Correctional Services and Others (CCT 78/15) [2016] ZACC 18 (15 July 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 15 July 2016
Klaase and Another v van der Merwe NO and Others (CCT 23/15) [2016] ZACC 17 (14 July 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Madlanga J, Matojane AJ, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Van der Westhuizen J, Wallis AJ, Zondo J 14 July 2016
Member of the Executive Council for Health, Gauteng v Lushaba (CCT 156/15) [2016] ZACC 16 (23 June 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 23 June 2016
Electoral Commission v Mhlope and Others (CCT 55/16) [2016] ZACC 15 (14 June 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 14 June 2016
Federation of Governing Bodies for South African Schools (FEDSAS) v Member of the Executive Council for Education, Gauteng and Another (CCT 209/15) [2016] ZACC 14 (20 May 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 20 May 2016
Makate v Vodacom (Pty) Ltd (CCT 52/15) [2016] ZACC 13 (26 April 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Van der Westhuizen J, Wallis AJ, Zondo J 26 April 2016
Nkata v Firstrand Bank Limited and Others (CCT 73/15) [2016] ZACC 12 (21 April 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 21 April 2016
Economic Freedom Fighters v Speaker of the National Assembly and Others; Democratic Alliance v Speaker of the National Assembly and Others (CCT CCT 171/15; CCT 143/15) [2016] ZACC 11 (31 March 2016) Bosielo AJ, Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mhlantla J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Zondo J 31 March 2016
Links v Member of the Executive Council, Department of Health, Northern Cape Province (CCT 29/15) [2016] ZACC 10 (30 March 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Matojane AJ, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Van der Westhuizen J, Wallis AJ, Zondo J 30 March 2016
Provincial Government North West and Another v Tsoga Developers CC and Others (CCT 91/15) [2016] ZACC 9 (24 March 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Matojane AJ, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Van der Westhuizen J, Wallis AJ, Zondo J 24 March 2016
Democratic Alliance v Speaker of the National Assembly and Others (CCT 86/15) [2016] ZACC 8 (18 March 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 18 March 2016
Transport and Allied Workers Union of South Africa v PUTCO Limited (CCT 94/15) [2016] ZACC 7 (08 March 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 8 March 2016
Molusi and Others v Voges NO and Others (CCT 96/15) [2016] ZACC 6 (01 March 2016) Cameron J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Zondo J 1 March 2016
Pitje v Shibambo and Others (CCT 144/15) [2016] ZACC 5 (25 February 2016) Cameron J, Froneman J, Jafta J, Khampepe J, Madlanga J, Mogoeng CJ, Moseneke DCJ, Nkabinde J, Nugent AJ, Van der Westhuizen J, Zondo J 25 February 2016