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Board committees

Appointing board committees and delegating authority

In South Africa, the Companies Act provides boards with the power to appoint board committees,including the option to delegate any of the board authority to such committees. Deloitte's board committee template provides a framework for informing decisions of authority, responsibility and functions.

Board committees

The Companies Act provides the board of directors with the power to appoint board committees, which is subject to the company’s Memorandum of Incorporation. This, and other critical information is covered in the Deloitte board committee template. 

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