Welcome to Public Protector South Africa
The Public Protector is an independent institution established in terms of section 181 of the Constitution, with a mandate to support and strengthen constitutional democracy. A supreme administrative oversight body, the Public Protector has the power to investigate, report on and remedy improper conduct in all state affairs. The Public Protector must be accessible to all persons and communities. Anyone can complain to the Public Protector.
Latest Investigation Reports
Factual Report of the Public Protector's observations regarding inspection at various hospitals in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and Limpopo
Report No.27 of 2020/21 on an investigation into allegations or suspicion of political involvement in the Estina Vrede Dairy Farm project by the Free State Provincial Government, and possible prejudice suffered by the intended beneficiaries of the project
Public Protector saddened by the passing of Mr. Tshimangadzo Tshiololi of the Vhembe Concerned Pensioners
Public Protector closes for Festive Season, services to be interrupted
Services at the Public Protector offices nationwide, will as of Thursday, 24 December 2020, be interrupted as the institution closes for the festive... [read more]