Pioneer in peer-reviewed, open-access,
online law publications in South Africa since 1998.
Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal/Potchefstroomse Elektroniese Regsblad (PER/PELJ) is published by the Faculty of Law, North-West University. It publishes contributions relevant to constitutionalism and legal development, globally.
PER/PELJ is an internationally accredited journal for South African authors since 2004.
Previous volumes: For previous volumes (1998-2007) please go to the archive, accessible at http://law.nwu.ac.za/per/archive.
Technical problems: Rieette.Venter@nwu.ac.za
- PER is hosted by Open Journal Systems (OJS) Software supported by ASSAf and contributions are published continuously from 2016 onwards.
- All published contributions are identified by DOIs. Past publications will be transferred to the new system in due course. For now, they are still available on this website, which will also be updated from time to time.
- Please log into the new system at http://journals.assaf.org.za/index.php/per/index to access publications from 2016.
- PER charges a processing fee of ZAR90 per page with effect 1 January 2016.
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