Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.12.03
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Regions Affected
Directorate: Food Safety and Quality Assurance Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Private Bag X343 PRETORIA 0001 Republic of South Africa, Tel: +27 12 319 6171, Fax: +27 12 319 6055/6265 E-mail: VictorMa@daff.gov.za
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Regulations Relating to the Grading, Packing and Marking of Potatoes intended for sale in the Republic of South Africa in terms of section 15 of the Agricultural Product Standards Act 119 of 1990</p>
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Potatoes</p>
Description of Content

The proposed regulations cover the quality standards, containers, packing and marking requirements, sampling procedures, methods of inspection, offences and penalties, other legislation and repeal of regulation.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Commentary, Consumer safety and information.</p>
Relevant Documents

Government G/TBT/N/ZAF/114 of 30 November 2009, Notice R.1031 of 12 November 2010. Agricultural Product Standards Act 119 of 1990.

Final Date of Comments
2019.01.31
Contact Details
Mr. Victor Thula Mapfumari Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Directorate: Food Safety and Quality Assurance Private Bag X343 PRETORIA 0001 Republic of South Africa, Tel: +27 12 319 6171, Fax: +27 12 319 6055/6265 Web site: www.daff.gov.za E-mail: VictorMa@daff.gov.za
Document Online Link (EN)
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