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Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996/1997-02-04/Schedule 5

Schedule 5

Functional Areas of Exclusive Provincial Legislative Competence

Part A


Ambulance services

Archives other than national archives

Libraries other than national libraries

Liquor licences

Museums other than national museums

Provincial planning

Provincial cultural matters

Provincial recreation and amenities

Provincial sport

Provincial roads and traffic

Veterinary services, excluding regulation of the profession

Part B

The following local government matters to the extent set out for provinces in section 155(6)(a) and (7):

Beaches and amusement facilities

Billboards and the display of advertisements in public places

Cemeteries, funeral parlours and crematoria


Control of public nuisances

Control of undertakings that sell liquor to the public

Facilities for the accommodation, care and burial of animals

Fencing and fences

Licensing of dogs

Licensing and control of undertakings that sell food to the public

Local amenities

Local sport facilities


Municipal abattoirs

Municipal parks and recreation

Municipal roads

Noise pollution


Public places

Refuse removal, refuse dumps and solid waste disposal

Street trading

Street lighting

Traffic and parking