New legislation – November 2022

November 1st, 2022
Legislation published from 2 – 30 September 2022

By Shanay Sewbalas and Johara Ally


Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act 130 of 1993

Increase in monthly pensions and amendment of sch 4: Manner of calculating compensation. GenN1275 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964

Amendment of part 1 of sch 2 (no 2/1/64). GN R2485 GG46913/16-9-2022.

Amendment to part 1 of sch 4 (no 4/1/383). GN R2486 GG46913/16-9-2022.

Bills and White Papers

Financial Matters Amendment Bill B20 of 2022.

Municipal Fiscal Powers and Functions Amendment Bill B21 of 2022.

Tobacco Products Electronic Delivery System Control Bill, 2018. GN R2560 GG46994/29-9-2022.

Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000

National Council on Gender Based Violence and Femicide Bill, 2022. GN2558 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999

Draft National Water Resource Infrastructure Agency Bill for comment. GN2508 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Government, General and Board Notices

Agricultural Product Standards Act 119 of 1990

Revocation of appointment as assignees: (1) Impumelelo Agribusiness Solutions (Pty) Ltd, and (2) Nejahmogul Technologies and Agric Services (Pty) Ltd. GN2490 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Air Service Licensing Act 115 of 1990

Application for the grant or amendment of Domestic Air Service Licences and International Air Service Licences: Various places. GenN1299 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Border Management Act 2 of 2020

Transfer of administration and powers or functions entrusted by legislation to certain Cabinet members in terms of s 97 of the Constitution. Proc89 GG46868/6-9-2022.

Co-operatives Amendment Act 6 of 2013

Co-operatives that have been removed from the Register of Co-Operatives by conversion to any other form of juristic in terms of ss 62 and 64 of the Co-operative Act 14 of 2015, as amended. GN2507 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Disaster Management Act 57 of 2002

Classification of a provincial disaster in terms of s 23 of the Act: Impact of a mine sludge flooding incident: Jagersfontein. GN2514 GG46932/22-9-2022.

Division of Revenue Act 5 of 2022

Departure from the 2022 Provincial Emergency Housing Grant Framework. GN2510 GG46919/19-9-2022.

Electronic Communications Act 36 of 2005

Notice of the oral public hearings to be held in respect of the draft amendment regulations regarding the Processes and Procedures in respect of Applications, Amendments, Renewals, Surrender and Transfer of Individual Licences. GenN1279 GG46885/12-9-2022.

Financial Markets Act 19 of 2012

Approved amendments to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listing requirements – actively managed exchange traded funds. BN323 GG46881/9-9-2022.

Heraldry Act 18 of 1962

Bureau of Heraldry: Registration and/or amendments of Heraldic Representations. GN2506 GG46917/16-9-2022.

High Education Act 101 of 1997

Publication of cancellation of the registration of Dermatech (Pty) Ltd as a private higher education institution. GN2519 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Appointment of an independent assessor to conduct an investigation into the affairs of the University of South Africa. GN2480 GG46904/13-9-2022.

Immigration Act 13 of 2002

Minister’s Immigration Directive no 2 of 2022: Implementation of the decision to extend Zimbabwean Nationals’ Exemptions granted in terms of s 31(2)(b), read with s 31(2)(d) of the Act. GN2460 GG46865/5-9-2022.

Income Tax Act 58 of 1962

African Tax Administration Forum Agreement on Mutual Assistance in Tax Matters. GN2523 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Independent Communications Authority of South Africa Act 13 of 2000

Notice to prohibit usage and sale of Baofeng Radio, Model: UV-5R. GenN1304 GG46990/28-9-2022.

Interim Protection of Informal Land Rights Act 31 of 1996

Extension of the application of the provisions of the Interim Protection of Informal Land Rights Act. GN2553 GG46991/30-9-2022.

International Air Service Act 60 of 1993

Grant/amendment of International Air Service License. GenN1319 GG46991/30-9-2022.

International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa

Sunset review of the anti-dumping duties on polyethylene terephthalate originating in or imported from Chinese Taipei, the Republic of Korea (South Korea) and India: Final determination. GenN1277 GG46884/9-9-2022.

South African Geographical Names Council Act 118 of 1998

Publication of official geographical names. GN2488 GG46916/16-9-2022.

Use of Official Languages Act 12 of 2012

Notice of exemption of the South African National Biodiversity Institute from establishing a language unit in terms of s 12(1) of the Act. GenN1286 GG46923/20-9-2022.

Rules, regulations, fees and amounts

Animal Diseases Act 35 of 1984

Control measures relating to foot and mouth disease. GN R2465 GG46870/8-9-2022.

Architectural Profession Act 44 of 2000

South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP): Council Nomination Rules. BN346 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Banks Act 94 of 1990

Amendments to regulations in terms of Act. GN2561 GG46996/30-9-2022.

Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act 53 of 2003

Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Amendment Act 46 of 2013: Application for market access permits for agricultural products in terms of World Trade Organisation agreement for 2023. GN2512 GG46922/20-9-2022.

Procedures for the application, administration and allocation of export quotas under the Economic Partnership Agreement between the European Union and Southern African Development Community for the year 2023. GN2513 GG46931/22-9-2022.

Procedures for the application, administration and allocation of export quotas under the Economic Partnership Agreement between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, on the one part, and the Southern African Customs Union Member States and Mozambique, on the other part, for the year 2023. GN2517 GG46951/23-9-2022.

Construction Industry Development Board Act 38 of 2000

Findings and sanctions of the investigating committee published in terms of the Construction Industry Development Regulations, 2004 (as amended). BN345 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964

Amendment to rules (DAR 239). GN R2484 GG46913/16-9-2022.

Imposition of Provisional Payment (PP/166). GN R2467 GG46874/9-9-2022.

Amendment to rules (DAR 238). GN R2470 GG46883/9-9-2022.

Employment of Educators Act 76 of 1998

Section 4 of the Act: Personnel Administrative Measures (PAM). GN2468 GG46879/9-9-2022.

Health Professions Act 56 of 1974

Health Professions Council of South Africa: Rules for the registration of speech and hearing correctionists: Repeal. BN324 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Health Professions Council of South Africa: Rules for the registration of audiometricians: Repeal. BN325 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Regulations relating to the qualifications for the registration of optometrists. GN2554 GG46991/30-9-2022.

International Air Service Act 60 of 1993

Grant/amendment of International Air Service License. GenN1285 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Liquor Act 27 of 1989

Notice of applications for Liquor Licenses. GenN1270 GG46869/2-9-2022.

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act 47 of 1996

Amendment of statutory measure – records and returns in respect of maize and wheat imports and exports. GN R2515 GG46934/23-9-2022.

National Railway Safety Regulator Act 16 of 2002

Railway Safety Standards Development Regulations, 2022: Schedule. GenN1284 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Pension Funds Act 24 of 1956

Unclaimed benefits from the Nzalo Umbrella Provident Fund. GN2537 GG46982/30-9-2022.

Petroleum Products Act 120 of 1977

Regulations in respect of the single maximum national retail price for illuminating paraffin. GN R2461 GG46866/6-9-2022.

Amendment of the regulations in respect of petroleum products. GN R2462 GG46866/6-9-2022.

Maximum retail price for liquefied petroleum gas. GN R2463 GG46866/6-9-2022.

South African Schools Act 84 of 1996

Amendment to the National Policy Pertaining to the Programme and Promotion Requirements of the National Curriculum Statement Grades R-12. GN2473 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Statistics South Africa

Consumer Price Index: July 2022 – 7.8. GenN1282 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Legislation for comment

Agricultural Produce Agents Act 12 of 1992

Nomination of candidates for appointment to the Agricultural Produce Agents Council. GN R2482 GG46912/16-9-2022.

Agricultural Product Standards Act 119 of 1990

Invitation for the public to comment on Regulations relating to the quality, grading, packing and marking of tomatoes intended for sale in the Republic of South Africa. GN2491 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Architectural Profession Act 44 of 2000

Invitation to the public to nominate two Council members to serve on the sixth term Council for the Architectural Profession. BN347 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Auditing Profession Act 26 of 2005

Maximum monetary fines in terms of the Act. GN2504 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Civil Aviation Act 13 of 2009

Civil Aviation Regulations, 2011. GN2511 GG46921/19-9-2022.

Competition Act 89 of 1998

Competition Commission South Africa: Guidelines on the Exchange of Competitively Sensitive Information between Competitors under the Act. GN2525 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Draft Guidelines on the Exchanges of Competitively Sensitive Information under the Competition Act: Explanatory note. GN2526 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Continuing Education and Training Act 16 of 2006

The Draft Policy on the Remuneration of Council Members of Public Technical and Vocational Education and Training Colleges in terms of s 41D of the Act for comment. GN2502 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Draft Game Meat Strategy for South Africa, 2022

Extension of comment period on the draft White Paper for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and Draft Game Meat Strategy. GN2481 GG46908/14-9-2022.

Electronic Communications Act 36 of 2005

Extension of the closing date of the public representations on the Information Memorandum to 30 September 2022. GenN1280 GG46910/14-9-2022.

Notice to conduct public hearings on the draft End-user and Subscriber Service Charter Amendment Regulations, 2022. GenN2534 GG46978/26-9-2022.

Sections 3(1) read with subs (5) of the Act: Invitation to provide written submissions on the proposed Next Generation Radio Frequency Spectrum Policy for Economic Development. GenN1271 GG46873/8-9-2022.

Expanded Public Works Programme Policy

Request for comment. GN2505 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Financial Markets Act 19 of 2012

Proposed amendments to the JSE Derivatives Rules, the JSE Interest Rate and Currency Derivatives Rules and the JSE Fidelity Fund Rules. BN322 GG46872/8-9-2022.

Health Professions Act 56 of 1974

Regulations defining the scope of the profession of Dental Therapy. GN2555 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Regulations defining the Scope of the Profession of Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics. GN2474 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Regulations defining the Scope of the Profession of Orthotics and Prosthetic Technicians. GN2475 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Regulations relating to the registration by Environmental Health practitioners of additional qualifications. GN R2516 GG46934/23-9-2022.

Local Government: Municipal Systems Act 32 of 2000

Standard Draft By-Laws for the Deployment of Electronic Communications and Facilities issued in terms of the Act, for public comments. GN2489 GG46920/16-9-2022.

Meat Safety Act 40 of 2000

Exemption from s 11(1)(i) of the Act for the slaughter of game animals. GN2533 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Medicines and Related Substances Act 101 of 1965

Regulations made in terms of the Medicines and Related Substances Act: Amendment. GN R2562 GG46997/30-9-2022.

Mine Health and Safety Act 29 of 1996

Amendments to the Certificate of Competency Regulations. GN2509 GG46918/19-9-2022.

National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998

Consultation on the intention to adopt the National Web Based Environmental Screening Tool as an Environmental Management Instrument. GN2464 GG46867/6-9-2022.

Consultation on the intention to exclude the development and expansion of solar photovoltaic installations from the requirement to obtain an environmental authorisation based on compliance with an adopted environmental management instrument. GN2466 GG46871/8-9-2022.

National Health Act 61 of 2003

Call for nominations of candidates to serve on the Board of the Office of Health Standards Compliance. GN R2487 GG46915/16-9-2022.

National Minimum Wage Act 9 of 2018

Investigation into the National Minimum Wage: Invitation for written representations. GN R2469 GG46882/9-9-2022.

National Qualifications Framework Act 67 of 2008

The Proposed Occupational Qualifications for Registration on the Occupational Qualifications Sub-Framework for Trades and Occupations for comments. GN2559 GG46993/29-9-2022.

National Railway Safety Regulator Act 16 of 2002

Amendment of Regulations on Notifiable Railway Occurrences, 2022 by replacement of appendix A table 1 to GN1066 GG46471/3-6-2022. GenN1278 GG46884/9-9-2022.

Publication of fees for comment. GN2556 GG46991/30-9-2022.

National Water Act 36 of 1998

Withdrawal of notice on intention to disestablish Lebalelo Water User Association. GN2557 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993

Publishing of draft of Code of Practice of Lifts inside Wind Turbine. GN2500 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Project and Construction Professions Act 48 of 2000

Public call for comment: South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions Accreditation Policy: Commencement Date: 30 September 2022. BN344 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Standards Act 8 of 2008

Standards matters: New Standard, Revision Standard and Cancelled Standard. GenN1318 GG46991/30-9-2022.

Standards matters: New Standard, Revision Standard and Cancelled Standard. GenN1294 GG46959/23-9-2022.

Standards matters: New Standard, Revision Standard and Cancelled Standard. GenN1283 GG46917/16-9-2022.

Standards matters: Standard, Revision Standard and Cancelled Standard. GenN1276 GG46884/9-9-2022.

World Heritage Convention Act 49 of 1999

Intention to declare Management Authorities for Robben Island Museum World Heritage Site and uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site, the South African Component of Maloti-Drakensberg Park World Heritage Site under the Act. GN2501 GG46917/16-9-2022.

World Heritage Convention Act 49 of 1999

Re-advertisement: Call for nominations of suitable persons to be appointed as members of the Isimangalisao Wetland Park Authority Board. GN2536 GG46981/27-9-2022.

Shanay Sewbalas and Johara Ally are Editors: National Legislation at LexisNexis South Africa.

This article was first published in De Rebus in 2022 (Nov) DR 33.