Tag archives: Review

Unreasonable delay in review of tender

The Constitutional Court in State Information Technology Agency Soc Limited v Gijima Holdings (Pty) Ltd held that a state applicant seeking the judicial review of their own decision may not rely on the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act 2000 and must do so in terms of the principle of legality. An application for review must … Continue reading

Regulations made by regulators are subject to court review

The courts have again emphasised that where a regulatory body is established by legislation with powers to regulate (e.g. the Financial Services Board), their decision to make regulations is an administrative decision that can be challenged in court. Where the regulations are irrational, unconstitutional or contrary to law or made without proper public consultation they … Continue reading