Safeguarding of Swazi Areas Act, 1910
Act 39 of 1910
- Commenced on 25 July 1910
- [This is the version of this document at 1 December 1998.]
1. Short titleThis Act may be cited as the Safeguarding of Swazi Areas Act, 1910.
2. DefinitionsIn this Act—“Swazi area” means any piece of land set apart for the sole and exclusive use and occupation of the Swazi nation under section 2 of the Concessions Partition Act No. 28 of 1907;“game” and “hunt” have the meanings respectively assigned to them by the Game Act No. 51 of 1953;“mineral concession” means any concession made by or on behalf of the Ngwenyama, and confirmed either by the late Chief Court of Swaziland or by the High Commissioner under the Concessions Act No. 3 of 1904, giving a right to precious or base metals, precious stones, minerals or mineral products on any areas.
3. Use of land in Swazi areas
4. Hunting in Swazi areasNo person other than a Swazi shall hunt any game on any Swazi area without the written permission of the Ngwenyama.
5. Offence and penaltyAny person who contravenes sections 3 or 4 shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding one hundred emalangeni and in default of payment thereof to imprisonment for a period not exceeding three months.
6. Judgment for damage caused
History of this document
01 December 1998 this version
25 July 1910