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The validity of shebeen permits

What you need to know

It is important to mention that the threat to close down shebeens, including those with valid permits, is spearheaded by municipalities in their drive to enforce by-laws.

  • by Spotong
  • Sep 4, 2017
  • 1599

The Yeoville Judgment

Thabo Thlobelo, Abantu Tobacco & Liquor Laws

The outcome of the long-awaited judgement on the status of shebeens in Gauteng was delivered in the South Gauteng High Court on 1 November 2017, eight months after the matter was heard by the court.

  • by Spotong
  • Feb 20, 2018
  • 1248

Good news - shebeen permits extended!

MEC comes to the party

Gauteng Liquor Forum is pleased to announce that the MEC for Economic Development Lebohang Maile has extended the shebeen permits!

  • by Mlungisi Majola
  • Nov 18, 2014
  • 2303

After the Yeoville judgment, a way forward

The time has come for by-laws to change to accommodate township trade

The Liquor Board encourages shebeen permit holders to apply for liquor licenses and invite municipalities to come to their public meetings to talk about by-laws.

  • by Spotong
  • Jan 1, 2019
  • 1017

Shebeen owners must also enjoy the right to trade

Refusal to hand over letters of local authority approval to shebeen traders is based on racist law, and is morally wrong

These set of rights are extended to all citizens, including shebeen owners or people trading in liquor using shebeen permits – which is a fair number of liquor traders in townships, at least throughout Gauteng.

  • by Spotong
  • May 16, 2018
  • 601