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[…] see the recording on YouTube: or view the presentation.   What is it? Top Tip: Click here to access the Tariff Book which consist of the Schedules to the Customs & Excise Act, 1964.   All import and export commercial transactions require commodities on Customs declarations to be classified according to an appropriate tariff heading. The […]

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Registration of SEZ

How to license or register for SEZ and Customs control area activities Complete the application forms and relevant annexures Send in all supporting documents asked for on the application forms Which forms are required for licensing or registration for SEZ and Customs control area activities? To register a SEZ Operator, including as an importer and rebate user: Apply on form […]

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Reporting of Conveyances and Goods

[…] measures to ensure the safety of its staff and clients, including encouraging social distancing and limiting the number of people visiting SARS offices. As a result, if Customs clients wish to register as a cargo reporter, instead of couriering their registration documents or handing them in at SARS head office in Pretoria, they are […]

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LAPD-LPrep-Bill-2013-06 – Customs Control Bill 45 of 2013

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA CUSTOMS CONTROL BILL (As introduced in the National Assembly (proposed section 75); explanatory summary of Bill published in Government Gazette No. 36945 of 18 October 2013) (The English text is the offıcial text of the Bill) (M INISTER OF FINANCE ) ISBN 978-1-77597-095-8 No. of copies printed ……………………………… 1 800 […]

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LAPD-LPrep-Draft-2013-41 – Draft Customs Control Bill PreCertified Version

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA CUSTOMS CONTROL BILL ——————————– (As introduced in the National Assembly (proposed section 75 ); explanatory summary of Bill published in Government Gazette No. of 2012) (The English text is the official text of the Bill) ——————————— (MINISTER OF FINANCE) DRAFT – Pre-certified version 2 040712nb BILL To provide for customs […]

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Offences, Penalties and Disputes

If any person has contravened or failed to comply with any provisions of the Customs and Excise Act then it will be considered as committing a customs offence and a deposit for a possible contravention can then be charged by the relevant authority. A person can decide to lodge a dispute against the customs […]

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[…] be divided into two categories, i.e. national and international transits. National transit is the movement of goods in bond within South Africa and within the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) from one customs controlled area to another. International transit applies to imported goods not destined for South Africa which move through South Africa to its […]

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Rule Amendments

Rule Amendments are published by Notice in the Government Gazette in terms of the Customs and Excise Act, 1964. These Notices are grouped per year of publication and can be accessed through the links on the navigation pane above. The Customs & Excise Rules, 1995, as amended, as well as the Schedule to the Rules (excluding the […]

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Customs Refunds and Drawbacks

[…] provide control measures during the COVID pandemic and beyond through limiting physical contact, giving direct access and allowing for an automated assessment/verification as a control measure for Customs officers to perform their legislative and operational requirements for verification and assessment. See the Letter to Trade. 26 April 2021 – Changes to Customs Refunds and […]

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VAT Notices

[…] to paragraph 8 of Schedule 1 to the Value-Added Tax Act, 1991 as a consequence to the amendment in Part 1 of Schedule No. 4 to the Customs Act, to include licensed customs and excise storage warehouses as places where diplomats maybe able to obtain new motor vehicles Notice R.2185 24 June 2022 2021 […]

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