The sole purpose of the Promotion of Access to Information Act (“PAIA”), 2000 (Act 2 of
2000), as amended, (“PAIA”) is to give “effect to the public’s right of access to information
from public and private bodies, as contemplated in s 32 of the Constitution”.
The Mpumalanga Economic Regulator (“the MER”), as a provincial public entity in terms of
Schedule 3, Part C of the Public Finance Management Act, 1999 (Act No. 1 of 1999), as
amended (“PFMA”), and in terms of the above Act, has an obligation to draft this manual
which will be a public document in terms of which the public can access our records.
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