Jaap de Visser | Mar 16, 2021

Councillors Can Have Their Say: Privilege in Council

Section 161 of the Constitution and section 28 of the Municipal Structures Act protect the freedom of speech of councillors (subject to the council's rules and orders) and grant councillors immunity against civil and criminal liability for anything they say in council.

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