10 June 1987
Ordinance 15 of 1986, assented to on 18 December 1986, commenced on 10 June 1987. This Ordinance is applicable in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, North West and Limpopo Provinces. It is also known as the Transvaal Ordinance.
Section 139 of the Ordinance was declared constitutionally invalid by the Constitution Court on 10 November 2016 in the matter of Pieterse N.O. and other v Lephalale Local Municipality and other.
Repeal of the Ordinance
- The Mpumalanga Town Planning and Land Related Laws Repeal Act, 2016 repeals the Ordinance in so far as it applies in Mpumalanga Province. The Act will commence on a date fixed by the Premier in the Mpumalanga Provincial Gazette.