Important notice to staff and students
- Wits University
Notice from the Senior Executive Team:
We draw your attention to Section 1 of the Trespass Act of 1959.
The University, exercising its rights as the owner and lawful occupier of the University’s property, hereby revokes its permission for any person who:-
a) blockades entrances and exits to the University;
b) blocks lifts and stairwells;
c) otherwise prevents the proper functioning of the University; or
d) engages in any activity of a similar nature
to enter or be present on the University’s property.
Anybody engaged in the activities identified above does so contrary to the express instructions of the University and acts without the permission of the University.
Access to or continued presence on the University’s property without permission is an offence in terms of the Act.
The University reserves the right to report these incidents to the South African National Prosecuting Authority.
YOU ARE REQUIRED TO IMMEDIATELY CEASE AND DESIST FROM ENGAGING IN THE CONDUCT REFERRED TO ABOVE. IF THIS CONDUCT PERSISTS THE UNIVERSITY WILL TAKE THE NECESSARY ACTION.