Agriculture, Forests and Fisheries

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Protocol on Fishing Safety Heading to Parliament


Parliament will be asked to approve international safety standards for seagoing fishing vessels.

Cabinet decided at its meeting earlier this week that provisions of the Torremolinos Protocol, which lays down standards such as life-saving appliances, radio communication and fire protection, must be sent to parliament for ratification.

Revised Compulsory Specifications Tariffs for Cars

Department of Trade and Industry

New compulsory specification tariffs have been published in Government Gazette 38089.

The new tariffs apply to the automotive; chemical, mechanical and materials; electro-technical as well as food and associated industries.

South Africa Gets First Plant Health Policy

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

The department of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has officially published its plant health (phytosanitary) policy.

The guidelines were made public in the Government Gazette of 17 October 2014 (38102 / 889).

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