Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Mineral Resources and Energy.
International Trade Administration Commission
Guidelines on applications for permits for rebates of duties for certain chemical products have been published by the International Trade Administration Commission (ITAC) in Government Gazette 38398.
The guidelines are published in terms of the Customs and Excise Act.
President Zuma has referred the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill back to the national assembly for reconsideration.
Parliament passed the bill at the end of March 2014 and sent it to the president for assent.
Department of Energy
Any legislative and regulatory constraints standing in the way of an accelerated independent power producer (IPP) programme will be addressed.
The energy minister, Tina Joemat-Pettersson, gave this commitment following a meeting with major private sector energy users this week.