Sport and Recreation

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Sport and Recreation.

Liquor Regulations on Trading Hours Suspended

Department of Trade and Industry

Trading hours for liquor distributors as outlined in regulations published in December 2013 have been suspended for nine months.

The amendments to the liquor regulations were published at the end of last year in Government Gazette 37091 and had come into effect on 3 December 2013.

Lotteries Bill Signed into Law

The Presidency

The Lotteries Amendment Bill was signed by president Zuma into law in December 2013.

The bill was passed by Parliament and sent for assent in November last year.

Protected Event Status for CHAN

Department of Trade and Industry

The 2014 African Nations Championship has been declared a protected event.

The trade and industry department published the notice in Government Gazette 37138.

Mr Fikile April Mbalula

Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Sport and Recreation (2010-)