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This service is available to all three levels of South African Government as well as the public
Always get a quotation from a Government Printing Works official before submitting a notice for placement in the Government Gazette.
Definition
National Government publishes the Government Gazette as a tool to communicate messages of national importance to the general public. It contains information of a legal, administrative and general nature. Government Gazettes are published as one of the following:
  • National Gazette
  • Regulation Gazette - This gazette contains information that

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    government wishes to communicate specifically pertaining to regulations only.
  • Extraordinary Gazette - As part of daily administration of the country, specific matters of urgent or emergency nature may arise, which must be communicated to the public.
    Due to urgency, such matters may not be suitable to stand over until a Friday and subsequently are published as Extraordinary Gazettes. These gazettes are thus supplementary editions of the Government Gazette and are published any day of the week as and when required.
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Published Gazettes
Latest National Government Gazettes can be viewed here
Latest National Regulation Gazettes can be viewed here
Latest National Separate Gazettes can be viewed here

Notices:

Depending on the content, Government Gazettes are published as one of the following: National Gazette, Regulation Gazette or Extraordinary Gazette. These are the types of notices that appear in the Government gazette:

  • Board Notices
  • General Notices​
  • Government Notice
  • Proclamations

 

Submission Timetable

Government Gazette Type Publishing Frequency Publication Date Submission Deadline
National Gazette Weekly Friday Friday 15h00, for next Friday
Regulation Gazette Weekly Friday Friday 15h00, to be published the following Friday
Petrol Price Gazette As required First Wednesday of the month One week before publication
Road Carrier Permits Weekly Friday Thursday 15h00, to be published the following Friday
Unclaimed Monies (justice, labour or lawyers)

January / As required

2 Per Year

Any 15 January / As required
Parliament (acts, white paper, green paper) As required Any
Manuals As required Any None