Iziko Museums of South Africa prides itself in its sense of community, and sharing our annual reports symbolises our aim to share our goals, visions, values and our progress as an entity.
Legislative and Other Mandates
The Annual Report is submitted in compliance with the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (Act No. 108 of 1996); the Public Finance Management Act, 1999 (Act No. 1 of 1999, as amended by Act No. 29 of 1999); Treasury Regulations, 2001; the Cultural Institutions Act, 1998 (Act No. 119 of 1998), and other applicable Acts and Regulations.
The following sections of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 (Act No. 108 of 1996) are relevant to Iziko:
|Section of Constitution||Responsibility of Iziko|
Section 31: Rights of persons belonging to a cultural, religious or linguistic community
|Iziko must ensure that its programmes and projects respect the cultural diversity of South Africa.|
|National Legislation||Responsibility of Iziko|
Cultural Institutions Act (Act No. 119 of 1998)
|Iziko is governed by a Council appointed by the Minister of Arts and Culture, with duties prescribed in this Act|
|Policy||Responsibility of Iziko|
National White Paper on Arts, Culture and Heritage, 1996
|Iziko develops its policies based on the principles set out in the policy paper.|