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Important Publications

New Legislation

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Amendments on Durum, Soft and Bread Wheat Regulations

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Amendments to the Agricultural Product Standards Act (119/1990) Standards regarding control of the export of Sorghum

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Amendments to the Agricultural Product Standards Act (119/1990) Standards and Requirements regarding control of the export of Wheat

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Government Gazettes with legislation regarding agriculture

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National Road Traffic Act, Amendment of the National Road Regulations

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Statutory Measures & Levies

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act, 1996 (Act No. 47 of 1996)

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2016-09-30 Establishment of Statutory Measure and Determination of Guideline Prices: Levies Relating to Wheat and Barley

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2014-11-11 Establishment of Statutory Measure and Determination of Guideline Prices: Levies Relating to Wheat and Barley

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2010-08-20

Establishment of Statutory Measure and Determination of Guideline Prices: Levy Relating to Wheat, Barley and Oats

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Legislation applicable to the grain and oil seeds industry

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Agricultural Pests Act (No. 36 of 1983)

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Agricultural Production Standards Act (No. 119 of 1990)

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Consumer Protection Act, 2011

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Custom and Excise Act, 1964

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Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act (No. 54 of 1972)

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Amendments to the Foodstuffs, Cosmetics and Disinfectants Act (No. 54 of 1972) Regulations Governing Tolerances for Fungus-produced Toxins in Foodstuffs Download

Fertilisers, Farm Feeds, Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act (No. 36 of 1947)

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Genetically Modified Organisms Act (No. 15 of 1997)

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International Health Regulations Act (No. 28 of 1974)

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Legal Metrology Act (No. 9 of 2014)

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Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) in crops for pesticides used in the control of pest and diseases (Published by the Department of Health)

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National Health Act (No. 63 of 1977)

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Perishable Products Export Control Act (No. 9 of 1983)

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Plant Breeder's Rights Act (No. 15 of 1976)

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Plant Improvement Act (No. 53 of 1976)

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Standards regarding Food Safety and Food Hygiene of Regulated Agricultural Products of Plant Origin destined for Export

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Food safety and food hygiene

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Agricultural Product Standards Act (119/1990) Regulations regarding control of the export of grains

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Standards regarding Food Safety and Food Hygiene of Regulated Agricultural Products of Plant Origin destined for Export

    • as stipulated under 4(3)(a)(ii) of the Agricultural Products Standards Act 119 of 1990, and promulgated in notice R707 of 13 May 2005.

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SAGOS

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2014-09-01

SAGOS 2 Version 1

Contract for the Transport of Grain, Pulses & Oilseeds


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2012-08-01

SAGOS 1 Version 9

Contract for the Purchase & Sale of Grain, Pulses & Oilseeds & Products derived therefrom

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Prospectus on the SA Maize Industry

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  The Prospectus provides relevant information about the South African maize industry as well as pointers to the important elements of the what, where and how of securing quality South African maize. Download

 

Dispensation

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2013-07-01

Groundnuts Dispensation

Amendment of the definition "blemished kernels" in the standards and requirements regarding control of the export of groundnuts


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