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

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Week 16 – 2017


Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act: Codes of good practice: Forest Sector Code: Amendment.

Agricultural Product Standards Act: Regulations: Grading, packing and marking of soya beans intended for sale in South Africa: Amendment.

Agricultural Product Standards Act: Regulations: Grading, packing and marking of garlic intended for sale in South Africa: Amendment: Comments invited.

Agricultural Product Standards Act: Regulations: Grading, packing and marking of yams intended for sale in South Africa: Amendment: Draft: Comments invited.

Regulation of Agricultural Land Holdings Bill: Draft: Extension of deadline for comments.

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
Legal Practice Amendment Bill: Explanatory summary.

Parliament of the Republic of South Africa
Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Bill: Draft: Comments invited: Correction.

Office of the Valuer-General
Property Valuation Act: Regulations: Comments invited.

Department of Public Works
Construction Industry Development Board Act: CIDB Project Assessment Scheme: Standard for contract participation goals for targeting enterprises and labour through construction works contracts: Comments invited.

Department of Trade and Industry
Standards Act: National norm for the development of South African National Standards: Comments invited.

International Trade Administration Act: Customs tariff application: List 03/2017: Comments invited.

Department of Transport
Road Accident Benefit Scheme Bill: Explanatory summary.

Week 15 – 2017


Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
Regulation of Agricultural Land Holdings Bill: Draft: Extension of deadline for comments.

Non-Governmental Organisation
Agricultural Product Standards Act: Inspection fees: Comments invited.

Financial Services Board
Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act: Determination of recognised qualifications for financial service providers and compliance officers: Amendment.

Financial Markets Act: JSE listing requirements: Amendments: Comments invited.

Financial Markets Act: Strate rules: Amendment: Comments invited.

Department of Labour
Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act: Increase of maximum amount of earnings on which assessment of employer shall be calculated.