Below you will find our selection of business-related topics from the latest government gazettes.

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Week 41 – 2017


Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act: Request for establishment of statutory measures relating to levies, registration, and records and returns on imported chicken products: Comments invited.

Department of Energy
National Nuclear Regulator Act: Application for nuclear vessel licence: Edlow International Company Incorporated: Comments invited.

South African Revenue Service
Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill: Explanatory summary.

Department of Water and Sanitation
Water Research Act: Water research levy: Rates and charges: Increase of 6.79%.

Financial Services Board
Financial Markets Act: A2X listings requirements: Amendments.

Financial Markets Act: A2X trading rules: Amendments.

Department of Environmental Affairs
National Environmental Management: Waste Act: List of waste management activities that have, or are likely to have detrimental effect on environment: Amendment.

National Environmental Management: Waste Act: National norms and standards for sorting, shredding, grinding, crushing, screening or baling of general waste.

National Treasury
Insurance Bill B1-2016: Schedule 1: Laws amended: Amendment: Comments invited.

Insurance Bill B1-2016: Schedule 3: Transitional Arrangements: Amendment: Comments invited.

Department of Transport
Road Traffic Management Corporation Act: Increase in transaction fees.

Department of Basic Education
Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill: Draft.

Week 40 – 2017


Department of Water and Sanitation
National Water Act: Mine Water Management Policy Position: Extension for comments.

Department of Transport
Road Traffic Management Corporation Act: Increase in transaction fees.

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act: Request for establishment of statutory measures relating to levies, registration, and records and returns on imported chicken products: Comments invited.

Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act: Regulations: Reduction of sodium in certain foodstuffs and related matters: Amendment.

South African Revenue Service
Income Tax Act: Agreement between South Africa and Uruguay for exchange of information relating to tax matters.

Department of Trade and Industry
National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications Act: Compulsory specification for aquacultured live and chilled raw bivalve molluscs: Comments invited.

International Trade Administration Act: Sunset review of anti-dumping duty on unframed glass mirrors of thickness of 2mm or more but not exceeding 6mm originating in or imported from Indonesia: Final determination.

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
Development and implementation of model assisting Western Cape land reform programme beneficiaries to participate in agricultural enterprises and providing access to value chain for five years: Request for proposals.

Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA)
Auditing Profession Act: Code of professional conduct for registered auditors: Amendments: Comments invited.