Court Code

Petroleum Products Act 120 of 1977 — Section 12B Arbitration Referral — Stay of Proceedings.

Termination of Lease Agreement — Eviction Proceedings — True Discretion — Concession of Facts.


Declaratory order — outstanding Equality Court order — constructive refusal — remedy.


Jurisdiction — Just administrative action — right of access to courts.

Rule 6(5)(g) — Rule 53 — res judicata.

Plascon Evans rule — reasonably foreseeable disputes of fact irresoluble on the papers — referral to oral evidence or trial.


Legality — enforceability of agreement — section 19 of the Local Government Municipal Finance Management Act 56 of 2003 — peremptory statutory provisions.

Innocent third parties — doctrine of estoppel — turquand rule.

Suspended declaration of invalidity — urgent application for extension of a suspension of invalidity — avoid last-minute applications for extension.

Interests of justice overarching factor — extension granted.


Muslim marriages — non recognition — infringement of rights to dignity, equality, access to courts and principle of best interests of the child.

Constitutional invalidity — Divorce Act 70 of 1979Marriage Act 25 of 1961 — retrospectivity.


Analogue switch-off date — duty to give notice — procedural rationality.

Remedy — review of Minister’s decision — separation of powers — substitution not appropriate — setting aside of Minister’s decision.