Chapter 7: Remedies and Enforcement
Part F: Companies Tribunal adjudication procedures

s184: Witnesses

  • (1) Every person giving evidence before the Companies Tribunal at an adjudication hearing must answer any relevant question.
    • (2) The law regarding a witness's privilege in a criminal case in a court of law applies equally to a person who provides information during an adjudication hearing.
      • (3) During an adjudication hearing, the Companies Tribunal may order a person to answer any question, or to produce any article or document, subject to subsection (4).
        • (4) Section 176(4) and (5) apply to any person questioned, or any evidence given, before the Companies Tribunal in terms of this section.

          Related Sections

          s176: Summons

          Related Regulations

          R129: Definitions
          R136: Multiple complaints
          R141: Complaint referrals to the Tribunal
          R142: Applications to the Tribunal in respect of matters other than complaints
          R143: Answer
          R144: Reply
          R145: Amending documents and Notices of Motion
          R146: Completion of file
          R147: Late filing, extension and reduction of time
          R148: Withdrawals and postponements
          R149: Pre-hearing conferences
          R150: Settlement conference
          R151: Set down of matters
          R152: Matters struck-off
          R153: Default orders
          R154: Conduct of bearings
          R155: Record of hearing
          R156: Costs and taxation
          R157: Representation of parties
          R158: Joinder or substitution of parties
          R160: Summoning witnesses
          R161: Witness fees
          R162: Interpreters and translators

          Related Notes

          No related note.

          Related Forms

          CTR142: Application to Tribunal
          CTR145: Notice of Motion
          CTR147: Request for Condonation
          CTR148: Notice of Withdrawal
          CTR151: Tribunal Notice of Hearing
          CTR160: Tribunal Summons