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South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) CEO Mr Ron Josias and Medicines Control Council (MCC) Registrar Dr Joey Gouws signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the 18th January 2017.

The signed MoU outline the roles and responsibilities of SANAS and MCC for the implementation of the Medical Devices and In-Vitro Diagnostics regulations promulgated on the 9th December 2016.






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SANAS and The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) hosted information sessions at various regions to communicate the new accreditation requirements as well as to educate the industry on the application of the Revised B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice and the Sector Charters gazetted under Section (9) 1 of the Act.

On the first day the SANAS presented on the accreditation requirements and the management systems, and on the second day the dti presented on the application of the Revised Codes of Good Practice and the Sector Charters gazetted under Section (9) 1.

Following are the presentations from the sessions.  The presentations include the SANAS accreditation process for the B-BBEE Programme, requirement for the Management System in regards to R47, presentation by the dti and the relevant sector codes”.


2016 Verification Presentation PROPERTY
BBBEE Acrreditation and Verification Management System 20
SANAS BEE Presentation Road Show
SANAS Qualifying Agencies Consultation 20160805
Verification Framework – 29 July 2016

South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) launched two new accreditation programmes for the certification bodies that provide certification for Information Security Management System (ISMS) and Information Technology Service Management Systems (ITSMS) in accordance to the ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 20000-1 respectively.

These accredited certification bodies will be able to provide their SANAS accredited certification services to organisation that have implemented one of the management systems in their organisations. Read more….


South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) has launched a new accreditation programme for the Inspection Bodies (IB) that are going to issue Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for buildings in accordance to a National Standard, SANS 1544.

This new accreditation programme is a national programme that is geared towards supporting the South African government in the achievement of the national energy efficiency strategy for DoE and the green building framework policy for DPW. Read more …

Invitation for Suppliers to Register on the Central Supplier Database

In order to comply with Section 76(4) (C) of Public Finance Management Act and to ensure competitive process, SANAS invites all suitable and interested prospective suppliers and service providers to apply for registration on the Central Supplier Database (CSD).

The CSD is a single database to serve as the source of all supplier information for all spheres of government. The purpose of centralising government’s supplier database is to reduce duplication of effort and cost for both supplier and government while enabling electronic procurement processes.

Effective 1 April 2016 all spheres of government will only be allowed to do business with suppliers that are registered on the CSD

CSD Notification

CSD Information