This notwithstanding, there still is and will always be room for improvement, as shown by the recent Act to amend the ARA which became law in October 20161. The improvements affect four broad categories:

  1. General amendments to the ARA;
  2. Insolvency issues;
  3. Enforcement issues; and
  4. Amendments to other laws.

General amendments to the ARA

A number of general amendments were introduced in order to correct a number of inconsistencies or lacunas in the 2010 law and in particul