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

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Week 25 – 2018


Department of Trade and Industry
Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment Act: Draft: Comments invited.

Draft Schedule 1 of 2018 for 60 Day Public Commentary.

Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act: African Small Enterprise Finance Agency: B-BBEE facilitator status: Comments invited.

Department of Basic Education
National Education Policy Act: 2020 school calendar for public schools: Comments invited.

South African Revenue Service
Customs and Excise Act: Amendment of Schedule 1 (no 1/1/1603).

Customs and Excise Act: Amendment of Schedule 2 (no 2/1/384).

Customs and Excise Act: Amendment of Schedule 4 (no 4/2/383).

Tax Administration Act: Returns for 2018 tax year.

Department of Health
Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act: Regulations: Maximum levels of metals in foodstuffs.

Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act: Regulations: Hazard analysis and critical control point system: Amendment.

Department of Higher Education and Training
Skills Development Act: National Artisan Development Strategy and Implementation Plan: Comments invited.

Department of International Relations and Cooperations
Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges Act: Recognition of 10th Brics Summit.

South African Qualifications Authority
South African Qualifications Authority: Report on the alignment of South African National Qualifications Framework to the SADC Qualifications Framework: Comments invited.

Department of Labour
Labour Relations Act: Essential Services Committee: Investigation as to whether public transport services and services rendered by educators and support staff in basic education including Early Childhood Development are essential: Comments invited.

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act: Schedule 4: Amendment.

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act: Increase in monthly pensions.

Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act: Increase of minimum and maximum amount of earnings.

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act: Application for statutory levy in winter cereal industry: Comments invited.

Impumelelo Agribusiness Solutions
Agricultural Product Standards Act: Inspection fees: Comments invited.

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA)
Financial Markets Act: Amendments: JSE bond electronic trading platform rules: Comments invited.

Week 24 – 2018


Department of Trade and Industry
Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act: African Small Enterprise Finance Agency: B-BBEE facilitator status: Comments invited.

International Trade Administration Act: Anti-dumping duties to expire in 2019 unless request is made by Southern African Customs Union (SACU) industry: Correction: Comments invited.

National Credit Act: Guideline for submission of credit information.

South African Revenue Service
Customs and Excise Act: Amendment of Schedule 1 (no 1/1/1602).

Department of Energy
National Energy Regulator Act: NERSA: Public Hearing for municipalities applying for an average tariff increase above guideline of 6.84%.