administrative adjudication of road traffic offences (aarto)
johannesburg metro police department (jmpd)
national traffic information system (natis)
tshwane metro police department (tpmd)
Goodbye TV licence — This is what could replace it
With less than one in every five TV licence holders in South Africa paying their fees over the last year, several proposals are on the table for a new way to fund the struggling SABC.
The public broadcaster's TV licence revenue has nose-dived...
South African toll roads make R529 million loss
The South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) reported that between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021, toll roads in South Africa made a R529 million loss.
Revenues from its Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP), better known as...
Why E-tolls aren't dead yet
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) believes that corruption, or the diversion of funds to areas where it should not be going, is probably the reason government hasn’t shut down E-tolls.
“We believe the continued operation of the Gauteng e-tolls, which only...
Scrap TV licences — SABC wants a TV tax
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) wants TV licences scrapped in favour of a TV levy that every household must pay, News24 reported.
During public hearings for the draft SABC Bill, the broadcaster told the Department of Communications and...
Karpowership lands three generating licences — Outa demands answers
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) has granted three generating licences for Turkish powership supplier Karpowership, News24 reported.
Karpowership still needs to obtain permission from the Department of...
department of environmental affairs (dea)
national energy regulator of south africa (nersa)
special investigating unit (siu)
Stop secrecy on nuclear so South Africa doesn't become Chernobyl — Outa
Outa has called for more transparency in South Africa's nuclear energy industry to help keep the country safe from nuclear disasters such as those at Chernobyl and Fukushima.
The civil action group states that South...
Bad news about driver's licences that expire before March 2022
The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has confirmed to MyBroadband that drivers whose licence cards expire between 1 September 2021 and 31 March 2022 have not been given an extension to renew their licence cards.
E-tolls are still the law and you must pay — Transport department
Department of Transport director-general Alec Moemi has said that Treasury must decide on the future of e-tolls. Until then, it is the law, and South Africans must pay their dues.
In a virtual parliamentary meeting last week, he...
Driver's licence extortion in South Africa
A MyBroadband reader was told they would be arrested if they ever get pulled over in a roadblock thanks to an unpaid R370 fine from 2018 that they were never informed about.
The only reason the reader found out about the outstanding fine is because...
South Africa’s new driver’s licence points demerit system will fail like E-tolls
If South Africa’s roads authorities press on with the rollout of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) without making revisions, it will fail just like E-tolls.
This is the warning from...