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Where does the Gauteng Liquor Act put shebeens?

Shebeens will never be wished away, they are here to stay!

This is indeed embarrassing to all shebeeners who are expected to comply with the Act which does not acknowledge their very existence!

  • by Spotong
  • Apr 23, 2019
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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
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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
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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
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Draft Shebeen Regulation

Liquor Industry Comment on the Draft Shebeen Regulation

Members GLF made an appeal to the MEC of Economic Development, Nkosipendule Kolisile, to put a moratorium on raiding of illegal shebeens in an effort to give operators a time to apply for Shebeen Licenses.

  • by Spotong
  • Dec 10, 2012
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