Sport and Recreation

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Sport and Recreation.

Tourism BBBEE Code Under Construction

Department of Tourism

The tourism department has invited stakeholders to participate in the alignment of the Tourism Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Codes to the amended Generic Codes of Good Practice.

The invitation, published in Government Gazette 37956, is based on the need for all sector charter councils to align their sector-specific codes to the new B-BBEE Generic Codes of Good Practice.

SASCOC Trademarks Under the Spotlight

Department of Trade and Industry

The use of South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) trademarks is to be tightened up.

A proposal to restrict the use of certain marks to SASCOC has been published for comment by the trade and industry department in Government Gazette 37889.

Gambling Norms and Standards Close to Completion

Department of Trade and Industry

Stakeholder input on Draft National Gambling Norms and Standards released for comment in May 2014 is currently being evaluated as part of the finalisation process.

The trade and industry department announced this during a briefing on its consumer and corporate regulation division in parliament last week.  

Mr Fikile April Mbalula

Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Sport and Recreation (2010-)