Access to Information [section 32]
- Everyone has the right of access to-
- any information held by the state; and
- any information that is held by another person and that is required for the exercise or protection of any rights.
- National legislation must be enacted to give effect to this right, and may provide for reasonable measures to alleviate the administrative and financial burden on the state.
Brümmer v The Minister of Social Development and Others 2009 [ZACC] 21.
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