Where can I get a copy of a Gazette?

To obtain a copy of a specific South African Government Gazette, you can consider the following options:

  1. eGazette Portal: The Government Printing Works (GPW) manages the eGazette portal, which provides access to the South African Government Gazette. You can visit the eGazette website at www.gpwonline.co.za and search for the desired gazette using publication dates, gazette numbers, or keywords. Once you locate the gazette you need, you can view it online or download it for offline access.
  2. Libraries and Archives: Local libraries and archives may have physical copies or digital archives of the South African Government Gazette. You can visit your nearest library or archive and inquire if they provide access to the gazettes. They may have past editions available for reference or provide assistance in obtaining copies of specific gazettes.
  3. Government Printing Works (GPW): The GPW is responsible for publishing and distributing the South African Government Gazette. You can contact the GPW directly to inquire about obtaining a copy of a specific gazette. They may be able to assist you in obtaining a physical or digital copy, depending on your requirements.
  4. Online Document Services: There are various online document services or platforms that offer access to the South African Government Gazette. These platforms may provide searchable databases, archives, or paid services to obtain copies of specific gazettes. You can search online for such platforms and explore their offerings.
  5. Legal and Business Service Providers: Legal and business service providers may also have access to the South African Government Gazette and can provide assistance in obtaining specific gazettes. These providers often offer specialized search capabilities and document retrieval services for legal or regulatory purposes. You can consult with such service providers and inquire about their offerings.

It is important to note that while some methods may provide free access to the South African Government Gazette, others may involve costs or fees, particularly for obtaining specific copies or accessing older editions. Additionally, availability and access options may vary based on the specific gazette you are looking for.