Official Gazette: Sector Codes

Kindly find herewith the attached Notice of Clarification for the amended Codes of Good Practice as it has been gazetted and published on  05 May 2015.

Official Gazette announcement for the extended transition period for Sector Codes

The Minister’s announcement confirms that the Amended Codes of Good Practice, gazette No 36928 will come

into effect on the 1st May 2015. Clarify that all B-BBEE verifications conducted using the financial year ending

before 30 April 2015 can be verified using the old Codes of Good Practice, gazette No 29617 and all B-BBEE verifications conducted using the financial year ending after the 1st May 2015 must be verified using the Amended Codes of Good.

Practice, with the exception of the Sector Codes.

NB: Further extend the transitional period for the alignment of Sector Codes to the end of October 2015. 

From the 1st November 2015 Sector Codes that are aligned shall be effective in accordance the above of this Notice.

Sector Codes not aligned and ready for gazette by the end of October 2015, a consideration shall be made for them to be repealed.

Official Announcement [view pdf]