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

If you need more information, please contact Glynnis on email glynnis@capechamber.co.za.  Please include your telephone and fax numbers as well as the date and number of the relevant gazette and the required information will be forwarded to you.

Week 50 – 2017


South African Revenue Service
Tax Administration Act: Returns of information to be submitted by persons: Extension of deadline.

Department of Trade and Industry
Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment Act: AgriBEE Sector Code: Amendment.

Standards Act: Standards matters: Comments invited.

Standards Act: Standards matters.

Customs and Excise Act: Guidelines, rules and conditions pertaining to permits issued under Rebate Item 460.17/87.03/04.04 for vintage and/or internationally collectable motor vehicles not imported for daily transport use or Tariff 87.03 purposes.

The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions
Project and Construction Management Professions Act: Schedule of fees for 2018.

Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services
Electronic Communications Amendment Bill: Draft – Extension of comments deadline.

Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
Electronic Deeds Registration Systems Bill: Explanatory summary.

Week 49 – 2017


Department of Economic Development
Competition Amendment Bill: Draft.

Department of Public Works
Construction Industry Development Board Act: Regulations: Amendment: Comments invited.

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 table eggs: Comments invited.

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act: Wine Industry: Implementation of statutory measures and determination of guideline prices.

Agricultural Product Standards Act: Abattoirs that participate in classification and marking of meat: Service fee from 1 January 2018.

Department of Health
National Health Act: Regulations: Emergency medical services.

Medicines and Related Substances Act: Regulations: Transparent pricing system: Review of guidelines for pharmacoeconomic submissions: Comments invited.

Department of Trade and Industry
Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment Act: Codes of good practice: Financial services sector: Amendment.

National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications Act: Compulsory specification: Canned fish, marine molluscs and crustaceans and products derived therefrom.

National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications Act: Compulsory specification: Circuit-breakers (VC 8036): Amendment.

Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment Act: Codes of good practice: Construction sector: Amendment.

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
Promotion of Access to Information Act: Description: Department of Small Business Development.

National Treasury
Public Finance Management Act: Regulations: Standards of generally recognised accounting practice: Comments invited.