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South African Government Policy: Library Guide: Disability

Bibliographic records and links of South African government policies, plans and strategies

Discussion documents

South Africa. Ministry in the Office of the President. Integrated national disability strategy :   discussion paper.    [Pretoria] :   The Ministry,   1996. Shelf no. G 68 E.HEAL.96.INTE

Public service

Legislative Support Programme. Framework strategy and implementation plan for dealing with disability in the legislative sector : final report, August 2007.

South Africa. Department of Public Service and Administration. Policy on reasonable accommodation and assistive devices for employees with disabilities in the public service. Pretoria : Department of Public Service and Administration, [2014.]

Western Cape (South Africa).    Policy statement on the management of the employment, development and career progression of people with disabilities.   Western Cape Provincial Government.    Cape Town :   Western Cape Provincial Government,   c2004.
Shelf no. G PWC E.HUMA.04.POLI


Gauteng (South Africa). Department of Education. Gauteng Department of Education disability rights policy.

South Africa. Department of Basic Education. Policy on screening, identification, assessment and support. Pretoria: Department of Basic Education, 2014.

South Africa. Department of Higher Education and Training. Draft strategic disability policy framework for the post-school education and training system, 2016.

White papers

South Africa. Department of Social Development. White  paper   on  the   rights  of  persons  with  disabilities.  Approved by Cabinet on 9 December 2015.

Department of Social Development. White paper on the rights of persons with disabilities: implementation matrix, 2015-2030

South Africa. Office of the Deputy President.    Integrated national disability strategy :   white paper.   [Pretoria :   Office of the Deputy President],   1997. Shelf no. G 68 E.PRES.97.INTE


City of Cape Town (South Africa). Universal Access Policy for the City of Cape Town. Policy No: 17958. Approved by Council 29 May 2014. C 38/05/14

South Africa. Department of Public Works. Disability policy guideline : our commitment towards a society for all will become a reality, from policy to practice. 

Stellenbosch Municipality (South Africa).  Universal Access Policy Framework


Western Cape (South Africa). Office of the Premier.    Integrated provincial disability strategy (IPDS) /    Cape Town :   Office of the Premier, Western Cape,   2002. Shelf no. G PWC E.PREM.02.INTE


South Africa. Department of Social Development.    Policy on disability.    [Pretoria :   Dept. of Social Development,   2009]. Shelf no. G 68 E.SOCI.09.POLI

Gauteng (South Africa). The disability rights policy of the Gauteng Provincial Government.

City of Cape Town (South Africa). Vulnerable groups policy (Policy number 12399A) Revised and approved : 04 December 2013, C24/12/13

Swellendam Municipality. Policy on people with disabilities (2014)


South Africa. Department of Health.    Human genetics policy guidelines for the management and prevention of genetic disorders, birth defects and disabilities.    Pretoria :   Dept. of Health,   2001. Shelf no. G 68 E.HEAL.01.HUMA


South Africa. Department of Communications.    Disability & ICT strategy.   Pretoria :   Department of Communications,   2012.