NPA Aspirant Prosecutor Training Programme 2023

NPA Aspirant Prosecutor Training Programme 2023

NPA Aspirant Prosecutor Training Programme 2023 is open in various categories therefore qualified applicants can apply now before the closing date.


National Prosecuting Authority invites South African graduates who are between the ages of 18-35 to apply for the Training Programme.


Applicants who are in possession of a South African LLB degree or equivalent foreign qualification which was certified as such by SAQA, which includes at least the following courses: Law of Evidence, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Interpretation of Statutes are invited to submit their applications to attend the above-mentioned prosecutorial training.


Or final year LLB students with the courses listed above provided they would have completed the degree before commencement of the programme.

Applicants must be South African.

Demonstrable competency in acting Independently, Professionally, Accountable and with Credibility.

How to Apply

Applications will only be accepted if submitted to the relevant Recruitment Response E-mail as stated below.


CLOSING DATE : 07 June 2023

NOTE : For your application to be accepted: Applications must be submitted on the new 2023 version Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department or on www.npa.gov.za which must be fully completed as per the instructions on the form, signed and dated. If the Z83 is not completed as prescribed your application will not be accepted. CVs without a Z83 will not be accepted. Handwritten Z83 must be completed in BLOCK LETTERS. Applicants should only apply for one chosen cluster (CPP).

Should an applicant apply for more than one cluster he/she will be totally disqualified from the process. Only copies of certified required qualifications, identity document and documents as per the advert, must be included with your application. NB: A copy of Academic Record for final year LLB students must accompany the application.

All applications must reach the NPA on/or before the closing date. No late applications will be accepted/processed.

The NPA cannot be held responsible for server delays. Applicant’s attention is drawn to the fact that the NPA uses an Electronic Response Handling System in terms of e-mailed applications. Please DO NOT contact the NPA directly after you have e-mailed your applications to enquire if your application(s) have been received. If you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt within one week after the closing date then you can contact the NPA. The NPA reserves the right not to fill any particular position.

If you do not hear from us within (6) six months from the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Successful candidates will be subjected to a security clearance of at least confidential.

Appointment to this position will be provisional, pending the issue of security clearance.

Fingerprints will be taken on the day of the interview. The social media accounts of shortlisted applicants may be accessed as part of the verification process.

The Aspirant Prosecutor Programme is aligned to the government’s objective of advancing youth employment and focus and preference will be given to the youth and other persons from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.

Applicants are advised that from 1 January 2023 a new application form for employment (Z83) is in use. The new application for employment form can be downloaded at www.dpsa.gov.za-vacancies.

From 1 January 2023 should an application be received using the incorrect (old) application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered

. NB! Applicants who are successful must please note that the NPA is not in a position to pay resettlement costs




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