South Africa

Liquor Act 2003 (Act No. 59 of 2003)

Year of Version:2004
Date of Entry into Force:August 13, 2004
Date of Text (Enacted):April 20, 2004
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Trademarks
Notes:This Act was passed “to establish national norms and standards in order to maintain economic unity within the liquor industry; to provide for essential national standards and minimum standards required for the rendering of services; to provide for measures to promote co-operative government in the area of liquor regulation; and to provide for matters connected therewith.”
Available Texts: 

Liquor Act 2003 (Act No. 59 of 2003) Liquor Act 2003 (Act No. 59 of 2003), Complete document (pdf) [134 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:ZA044


South Africa