Tender Participation Licence In South Africa

A business tender is an offer to do work or supply goods at a fixed price. The tender or bid process is designed to ensure that the work to be done is given out in a fair way. There are a number of policies (known as ‘procurement policies’) which are used as guides on how to make decisions… Read More »

Fishing Permits In South Africa

To operate a fishing vessel in South Africa, you must take the vessel to the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) to test the vessel for sea-worthiness. Samsa will do an evaluation procedure and issue you with a Safety Certificate. Once you have the certificate, you must apply with the Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries in Cape Town for a fishing… Read More »

Food Service Licence In South Africa

If you’re planning to start a business you’ll probably need a business licence. If your business needs a licence to operate you may not start trading until a licence has been issued.  Trading without a valid licence is a punishable offense.  To operate your business, you’ll need to comply with certain health and safety regulations. Certain businesses require… Read More »

Licence To Fly A Drone In South Africa

Remotely-piloted aircraft systems or Drones have been part of us lately and there has been the good and side which has called for the regulation of how drones are used. Drones are used privately or commercially. One do not need a licence to own or use a drone privately in South Africa but has to follow some rules.… Read More »

Boat/Skipper Licence Application In South Africa

To operate a local fishing vessel in South Africa, the vessel must be registered with the South African flag state. You must apply for a safety certificate from the South African Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa) and a fishing vessel licence from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries in Cape Town. To qualify, you must be a: South African with… Read More »

Television TV Licence Application And Renewal In South Africa

Buying A TV In South Africa By law, every customer must have a valid TV licence when purchasing a television set or any appliance with a built-in TV What Are The Types Of TV Licence In South Africa There are six types: 1] A domestic licence, previously known as a private licence, for households and/or individuals, authorising the… Read More »

Application For Learner’s Licence In South Africa

A learner’s licence is a permit that proves that you have basic knowledge of a motor vehicle and the rules of the road. The learner’s licence is valid for 24 months and cannot be extended. If you hold a learner’s licence you are allowed to drive only when you are supervised by a licensed driver. If the category… Read More »

Application For Liquor Licence In South Africa

This guide is intended to assist any person who wishes to register as a macro manufacture and/or distributor of liquor. All macro manufacturers and/or distributors of liquor must be registered with the National Liquor Authority (NLA). The prospective registrant has to complete and submit the required information in a prescribed manner and submit it to the NLA. HOW… Read More »

Professional Driving Permit (PrDP)/PDP Licence In South Africa

A professional driving permit (PrDP) is needed to drive public transport and heavy-duty vehicles, for example, taxis, buses and breakdown vehicles. There are some exceptions though, as you won’t need a PrDP to drive a hearse or a tractor. Before it was called a PrDP, a professional driving permit was originally called a public drivers permit (PDP) which… Read More »