General Notes

 
These General Notes are about different retirement matters and will be replaced by Interpretation Notes in due course.
 
General Notes that were withdrawn, are available under Legal Counsel Archive - General Notes
 
 
General Note Number​ Date Description
​Stoporder 22 July 1993

​Stoporder against benefits

​General Note 1 ​15 February 1995

​Transfers from pension to provident funds in terms of the 14 September 1990 Arrangements

General Note 2 ​15 February 1995

​Transfers from South African pension and provident funds to Namibian retirement funds

General Note 4 ​15 February 1995

​Retirement from Employment

General Note 9 20 July 1995

Purchase of annuities and transfer to retirement annuity fund at retirement

General Note 9A 1 October 2007

​Purchase of annuities and transfer to retirement annuity fund at retirement

General Note 12 ​20 July 1995

​Retirement from employment

General Note 13 ​20 July 1995

​Retirement from employment

General Note 14 (Issue 2) ​12 September 2007

​Housing Loans and Guarantees

General Note 15 (Issue 2) ​12 September 2007

​Funds registered in the former Transkei, Bophuthatswana, Venda and Ciskei (TBVC States)

​General Note 16 (Issue 2) ​31 March 2010

​Commutation of Small Annuities

​General Note 17 (Issue 2) ​12 September 2007

​Standard Rules

​General Note 18 ​1 September 2008

​Providing annuities on retirement from employment

​General Note 18A ​1 September 2008

​Providing annuities on retirement from employment

General Note 20 ​1 September 2008

​Paragraph (c) benefit funds

General Note 21 ​1 September 2008

​Application for Tax Directives (benefits that include pre- 1 March 1998 vested rights)

General Note 22 ​7 December 1999

​Definition of 'benefit fund'

General Note 26 ​14 January 2005

​Deductibility of administration costs

General Note 27 ​17 January 2005

​Amendments and revised rules

​General Note 28 ​28 March 2002

​Group life benefits provided by provident funds

General Note 29 ​28 March 2003

​Apportionment of surplus and minimum benefit requirements

​Addendum A 19 April 2008

​Apportionment of surplus and minimum benefit requirements

General Note 30 ​31 October 2008

​Housing loans

General Note 33 ​31 October 2004

​Divorce awards

General Note 35 ​8 April 2004

​Unclaimed benefits

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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