Entries by tracyventer

Cross-border permits

Planning to start a road-based export or tourism business? If your planned business involves transporting goods or passengers across South African borders, you need to make sure you have a valid cross-border permit. What are cross-border permits? In accordance with the Cross-Border Road Transport Act 4 of 1998, regulatory services issue cross-border permits to exporters […]

Customs rebates, drawbacks, and refunds

Your guide to saving money on your imports through rebates, drawbacks and refunds. If you’re in the business of manufacturing, processing, or packaging goods that contain imported materials, you may be in luck. To stimulate industrial development and economic growth, the South African government incentivises businesses to manufacture goods locally. They do this by making […]