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Foreign Service Act, No. 26 of 2019

Long title


To provide for the management, administration, accountability, and functioning of a professional Foreign Service of the Republic of South Africa; to provide for the operational requirements that are suitable and supportive of the operations of the Foreign Service in a global environment; and to provide for matters incidental thereto.

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
1. Definitions
2. Application of Act
3. Foreign Service
4. Requirements for members of Foreign Service
5. Head of mission
6. Recall of member of Foreign Service
7. Diplomatic Academy
8. Establishment of coordination and other mechanisms
9. Immovable assets
10. Locally recruited personnel
11. Codes and directives
12. Delegation of powers
13. Offences
14. Regulations
15. Short title and commencement
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