National Archives of South Africa

PAIA.Requests@dac.gov.za 27124413200 27123235287

Private Bag X236 Pretoria 0001 

24 Hamilton Street Arcadia, PRETORIA Gauteng 

Public - Part A - National

Information Officer

The Information Officer is ordinarily the administrative head of the requestee. In some instances Information Officers may delegate their powers and duties under PAIA to employees designated as Deputy Information Officers

Mr Gerrit Wagener

Head Sensitive Records Section

PAIA Compliance

In terms of the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 sections 14 and 51 every Public and Private body must prepare and make available a manual which must contain the name and contact details of the body including the details of the Information Officer

  • PAIA Manual available?
  • PAIA Manual current?

PAIA Manual

In order for a PAIA manual to be valid under PAIA it must be updated annually by the requestee. Should it not be updated then in terms of PAIA the manual invalid due to it being out of date

SAHA Request Statistics

Submitted: 66
Pending: 1
Denied: 17
Deemed to have been refused: 5
Granted in full: 17
Granted in part: 1
Transferred in full to one body: 0
Transferred in full to more than one body: 0
Transferred in part – remainder pending 0
Transferred in part – remainder released entirely 18
Transferred in part – remainder released partially without grounds 5
Transferred in part – remainder released partially with grounds 0
Transferred in part – remainder denied with grounds 0
Transferred in part – remainder denied without grounds 0
Transferred in part – remainder deemed 2
Transferred in part – remainder withdrawn within the timeframe 0
Withdrawn within timeframe: 0
Treated as non-compliant: 0

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