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Published: 10 May 2012
|Minister for Mineral Resources v Swartland Municipality and Others (CCT 102/11)|
The Minister for Mineral Resources has brought this application for leave to appeal against the judgment of the Supreme Court of Appeal in terms of which her appeal was dismissed with costs. The Minister had appealed against a judgment of the Western Cape High Court1 in which the Hugo Louw Trust (Trust) and Elsana Quarry (Pty) Ltd (Elsana) were interdicted from conducting mining operations on Lange Kloof farm situated in the municipal area of Swartland Municipality (Municipality).