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Public Accountants' and Auditors' Amendment Act 5 of 1997

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5 of 1997

The Public Accountants' and Auditors' Amendment Act 5 of 1997 intends:

  • to amend the Public Accountants' and Auditors' Act, 1991 (Act No. 80 of 1991) [repealed in 2006], so as
  • to extend the powers of the Public Accountants' and Auditors' Board with regard to the prescribing of fees and the imposition of levies;
  • to authorise that board to borrow or raise money with or without security;
  • to authorise the board to recover the costs connected with the review by the board of an accountant's and auditor's practice from that accountant and auditor; and
  • to provide for matters connected therewith.


11 April 1997