National Legislation

Space Affairs Act, Act 84 of 1993

Space Affairs Ammendment Act, 1995

Other related Legislation

South African National Space Agency Act, 2008

The Electronic Communications Act, 2005

The Non-Proliferation Weapon of Mass Destruction Act, 1993

Independent Communications Authority (ICASA) Act, 2006

The Astronomy Geographic Advantage Act, 2007

International Treaties and Conventions Ratified by South Africa

Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies (The "Outer Space Treaty; Agreement on the Rescue of Astronauts, the Return of Astronauts and the Return of Objects Launched into Outer Space (The "Rescue Agreement"); Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects (The "Liability Convention"); Convention on Registration of Objects Launched into Outer Space (The "Registration Convention").

The Outer Space Treaty

Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies

The Rescue Agreement

Agreement on the Rescue of Astronauts,the Return of Astronauts and the Return of Objects Launched into Outer Space

The Liability Convention

Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects

The Registration Convention

Convention on Registration of Objects Launched into Outer Space