ANNOUNCEMENT 22 May 2015In May 2015, the members of SACU announced an altered import quota.
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South African Revenue Service, Notice R. 426, published in the Government Gazette no. 38804 of 22 May 2015: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2015-17%20-%20Notice%20R426%20GG%2038804%2022%20May%202015.pdf
On 22 May 2015, South African Revenue Service (SARS) published Notice R. 426 in the Official Gazette introducing a temporary tariff exemption on chilled/forzen fish and prepared fish under the subheadings HS 0304 and HS 1604, resprectively.
The so called "temporary rebate" relies on a specific permit by the Director-General of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishers who defines time and quantities.
The measure took effect on 22 May 2015 and applies to the Southern African Customs Union (SACU).