Defence and Security

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Correctional Services, Defence and Military Veterans, State Security and Police.

Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill Returned to NA

Department of Police

The Critical Infrastructure Protection Bill has been passed by the national council of provinces and returned to the national assembly (NA) for consideration of the proposed amendments.

The NA passed the bill in August 2018.

Regulation of Gatherings Bill Tabled


A bill designed to amend the Regulation of Gatherings Act has been tabled in parliament.

The Regulation of Gatherings Amendment Bill, a private member’s bill, was drafted by Anton Alberts, a Freedom Front Plus member of parliament.

NCOP Calls for Comment on Powers, Privileges and Immunities Bill

Select Committee on Security and Justice

The Select Committee on Security and Justice seeks comment on the Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Amendment Bill.

The national assembly passed the bill and sent it to the national council of provinces for concurrence at the end of August 2018.

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Ms Nosiviwe Noluthando Mapisa-Nqakula

Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of  Defence and Military Veterans (2012-)

Gen Bheki Cele

General Bheki Cele
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Police (2018-)

Ms Dipuo Letsatsi-Dube

Ms Dipuo Letsatsi-Dube
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of State Security (2018-)

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