The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi is scheduled to lead a National Colloquium on the Marriage Policy on Monday, 28 June 2021 to conclude a series of consultations in the lead up to the deadline for public comments.
The Green Paper on Marriages in South Africa was approved by Cabinet in April 2021 for public consultation and gazetted for public comments on 04 May 2021 with public comments invited until 30 June 2021.
Inputs received during consultations will be consolidated into a White Paper which will articulate government's position on the regulation of marriages in South Africa.
Members of the media are invited as follows:
DATE: Monday, 28 June 2021
TIME: 10h00 - 13h00
ONLY for media confirmations kindly contact Thabo Mokgola on 060 962 4982.
Members of the media wishing to attend the colloquium will be sent the link upon confirmation.
Siya Qoza, 082 898 1657 (Spokesperson for the Minister of Home Affairs)
David Hlabane, 071 342 4284 (Media manager for the Department of Home Affairs)
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS