What should you do if you suspect a party or a candidate has breached the Electoral Code of Conduct?
In terms of section 78 of the Municipal Electoral Act the Electoral Court has jurisdiction in respect of all electoral disputes and complaints about infringements of the Code, subject to section 20(4) of the Electoral Commission Act.
If you suspect that a party or a candidate has breached the Electoral Code of Conduct, you need to report the incident to Electoral Court. The Secretary of the Court can be contacted on the following telephone number: 051 412-7400.
For the Electoral Court’s rules regulating electoral disputes and complaints about infringements of the Electoral Code of Conduct, and rules regulating the conduct of the proceedings of the Electoral Court, please refer to: