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What is the procedure in becoming a Commissioner of Oaths

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What is the procedure in becoming a Commissioner of Oaths? I am a principal at a high school in Port Elizabeth and would like to know if I qualify, and if so, how to go about becoming a Commissioner of Oaths.

Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: South Africa Law
Expert:  JJ replied 6 years ago.

Good day



You are already one!! The act stipulates the following are Commissioners:



Educational institution:


(a) Private school:


- Principal or Headmaster/Headmistress.



(b) School, training college, technical college and college of education established by or in terms of a law:


- Principal, Headmaster/Headmistress, Rector, Deputy Principal, Deputy Headmaster/Headmistress and Vice-Rector.


(c) Educational auxiliary services and professional components:


- Incumbent of a post at post level 4 and higher.



You can proceed to act as one and do not have to apply anywhere.