Call for comments – Proposed amendments to Magistrates’ Courts rule 67 (Criminal Appeals)

The Rules Board for Courts of Law invites comments on proposed amendments to Rule 67 of the Magistrates’ Courts Rules. These proposals deal with the time frame for noting criminal appeals and for the manner in which notices in terms of the Criminal Procedure Act may be sent.

The proposed amendments can be viewed here.

Practitioners are invited to furnish the LSSA with their comment by 18 February 2020 by emailing Kris Devan at You can also send comment directly to the Rules Board.