GSGSSI Consultation on the Legislative Review

Today the Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands (GSGSSI) launches its consultation on another proposal as part of its review of GSGSSI legislation.

Modernising GSGSSI’s legislation is a key part of its strategy and over the coming months further consultation papers will be launched on the website about subjects including crime. Consultations will be open for 6 weeks and all our stakeholders are encouraged to participate and provide comments.

This fourth round of consultation is about the application of English law to SGSSI. The consultation is open until the 2nd January 2017. Please send your comments to

You can download a letter from the Chief Executive about this consultation here. [pdf, 0.3 mb]

The Consultation paper on Application can be downloaded here. [pdf, 0.1mb]

The draft Application of Laws Ordinance can be downloaded here. [pdf, 0.1mb]

The draft GSGSSI Policy on Application of Laws can be downloaded here. [pdf, 0.1mb]