Prescribed Qualifications


Notice of new legislation - Updates will be posted regularly.




Veterinary and Para-Veterinary Professions Act, 1982,

Rules to the Practising of Veterinary Professions:

Amended Rule 2, Amended Rule 10


2012 New schedules


New regulations ito 31 of the Animal Diseases Act, 35 of 1984
link to document available at:


Agriculture and Animals :: animals


Animal Diseases Act (35/1984): Regulations: Amendment


Origin: Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries


Details: R564 of 2010


Published in: GG 33323, 23 Jun 2010, Notice R564, page 3


In terms of:


Affects the following legal instruments:


Regulations, R2026 of 1986:


item 2 (R564/2010) substitutes reg 24(e) (R2026/1986) on 23 Jun 2010


item 3 (R564/2010) amends Table 2 (R2026/1986) on 23 Jun 2010 by


substitution for directive in column 4 opposite the controlled animal


disease "Bovine spongiform encephalopathy" and the controlled animal disease


"Scrapie" in column 1 of the following directive: "No person shall feed any


protein of ruminant origin (except milk and milk products) to any animals


other than predators and carnivores, except with written approval of the director.


Any written approval for the above-mentioned exception may only


be granted for the feeding of ruminant blood meal to non-ruminant animals and


is subject to the conditions as may be determined by the director"




Amendment to Farm Feeds Regulations in terms of s 23 of the Fertilizers, Farm Feeds,


Agricultural Remedies and Stock Remedies Act, 36 of 1947is available at


MCC Approved minimum Parameters for the Use of Lysodren (Mitotane) Section 21


Applications May 2010




Animal Diseases Act, 1984 (Act No.35 of 1984) Publication of proposed Notice on


Measures to Control certain Animal Diseases April 2010 Respond to the Directorate:


Animal Health by 7 July 2010




Medicines and Related Substances Control Act, 101 of 1965
New schedules
have been published in Government Gazette 32838, 31 December 2009,


 Notice 1230, page 14.  In terms of s 22 A (2) of the Medicines and Related Substances


Control Act, 101 of 1965




The latest amendments to Regulations in terms of the Animal Diseases Act (35/1984)


was published in the Government Gazette  32695 on 13 Nov 2009, Notice R1059 and is


available at:


Table 2 is amended by substituting the directive in column 4 opposite the controlled


animal disease "Bovine spongiform encephalopathy" and the controlled animal disease


 "Scrapie" in column 1 and regulation 24(e) is furthermore amended.


Comments are invited on notice to control certain animal diseases before 5 March 2010 


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Amendments have been made to Table 7 of the Regulations published

 in terms of the ANIMAL IMPROVEMENT ACT, 1998 (ACT NO. 62 OF 1998)

October 2009 and may be downloaded from the following website:



 Registration of laboratories:


 Animal Diseases Act: Regulations: Amendment, G 32213, GoN 527,

15 May 2009