Department of Water and Sanitation
Regulations regarding the procedural requirements for water use licence applications and appeals are in place.
The department of water and sanitation published, in Government Gazette 40713, the regulations in terms of the National Water Act.
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Revised tariffs for services rendered are in place for the Sub Division of Agricultural Land Act and the Conservation of Agricultural Resources Act.
The department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has announced the adjusted tariffs in Notice 248 in Government Gazette 40711.
Independent Communications Authority
Numbering Plan Amendment Regulations in terms of the Electronic Communications Act have been published.
The Independent Communications Authority (ICASA) has published Notice 240 in Government Gazette 40723 informing the relevant stakeholders and the public of the publication of the amended regulations.
Department of Labour
The labour department has published a list of bargaining councils from the private and public sectors accredited by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration to conduct conciliations and arbitrations.
Published in Government Gazette 40711, the list includes the Motor Industry Bargaining Council accredited from 1 April 2016 until 30 August 2019 and the National Bargaining Council for the Road Freight and Logistics Industry accredited from 1 March 2017 until 28 February 2019.
Department of Trade and Industry
The trade and industry department has published new standards in terms of the Standards Act in Government Gazette 40711.
The new standards were drawn up by the South African Bureau of Standards.
Department of Transport
Amendments to the Civil Aviation Regulations are in the pipeline.
The transport department published the draft amendments in Government Gazette 40720.
South African Revenue Service
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has imposed a full duty refund on automotive components for heavy vehicles.
The refund, published in Government Gazette 40713, was put in place in terms of the Customs and Excise Act.