About UsLAIC

The Legal Advisory and Information Centre is a public interest law clinic, founded by Black human rights lawyers to conduct research, legal education, advocacy and strategic litigation on property and land tenure rights.

VISION

To achieve an inclusive, just and equitable tenure security on land in South Africa.

News

  • INSECURE LAND TENURE IN BLACK TOWNSHIPS

    A call for community-based agenda against insecure land tenure in Black Townships.
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  • Law Review

    Law review into land legislation
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ourTestimonials

Dithakong Tabe

I attended the legal roadshow on 27 July 2018, seeking information on house evictions. The legal roadshow was informative and helpful in understanding my legal rights as a tenant. Thank you

Puseletso Mofokeng

I attended the legal roadshow on 27 July 2018, seeking information on amendment of a house title deed

Neo Gwabeni

The legal roadshow was informative and helpful in understanding the legal requirements of preparing a will

Sibongile Dladla

Helpful in understanding my legal rights as an heir to my late parents’ deceased estate

Muziwempi Nyathikazi

Received information on how to institute divorce proceedings.The legal roadshow was informative and helpful

ourBest Works

Legal Education

LAIC law clinic hosted a legal workshop focusing on property rights in Soweto.

Bakgomana Primary School Matter

LAIC Law clinic Resisting an eviction for the unlawful residents conducted by the Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development.

Khambule Matter

LAIC law clinic is seeking a spoliation order.

Judgement

Legal Research

LAIC law clinic is conducting research into the legal and policy framework that regulated urban land tenure in Black townships during apartheid and the conversion thereof into ownership.

Nkosi Matter

LAIC Law Clinic is resisting an eviction for the unlawful residents involving an 82 year old woman.