many years of experience in the department of Justice, (serving as
public prosecutor and magistrate), and municipalities across South
Africa, our specialist has vast experience in dealing with liquor law
and the community issues relating to liquor consumption.
a stakeholder in the development of the present Western Cape Liquor
Act, 1998, as amended, he has particular knowledge of the application
processes and administration of the Act and Regulations.
has recently assisted the Municipalities of Drakenstein and Saldanha
Bay with the drafting of their by-laws relating to trading hours as
provided for in section 59 of the Act.
ability to speak Xhosa fluently has been a valuable asset, especially
in the field of training, communication and public participation.
Assistance with all kinds of applications and related matters provided for in the
Western Cape Liquor Act, 1998, including:
removal or transfer of licenses;
alteration of premises;
special events licenses;
extended trading hours, etc.
drafting of municipal by-laws for determination of trading hours.
specialist, Danie Nel, has been actively involved on a daily basis in
the legislative and executive activities of municipalities for many
years and has experienced all the phases of the transformation of
local government in South Africa since the inception of the Local
Government Transition Act in 1993 and Constitution of 1996.
transformation process equipped him with the skills and knowledge
required to understand and apply the concept of developmental local
government in complex and diverse societies in South Africa where
cultural differences and poverty play a major role in the planning
and development of service delivery strategies.
* Municipal transformation & management
* Municipal legislation and administration
* Municipal strategic planning & development
* Assistance with drafting of municipal by-laws
* Training (law enforcement, ward committees, councillors, etc)