The following Government Gazettes pertaining to road traffic and transport have been published:
GG 35234 – Abnormal Loads Exemption Permit Fees published in terms of the National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Notice 297, 5 April 2012).
GG 35236 – Cross-border Road Transport Agency: Draft Guidelines for the consideration of cross-border road transport permits for the conveyance of passengers (Notice 299, 5 April 2012). The gazette is published for comment. Comments may be submitted until 4 May 2012.
PLEASE NOTE: OUR ANNUAL ROAD TRANSPORT LEGISLATION WORKSHOP 2012 WILL BE: 22 May in Stellenbosch, 24 May in Durban, and 5 June in Pretoria
- ALTA SWANEPOEL – Traffic and Transport Consultant (Alta Swanepoel & Associates). Topic: Alta will give an update on the National Road Traffic Legislation, transport developments, overloading legislation and other draft amendments and will provide a follow-up discussion on AARTO and the RTIA presentation.
- MAX BRAUN – Independent Transport Management, Distribution & Logistics Consultant. Topic: Rising Challenges for Road Transport cannot be ignored. While economic and political events cannot be reliably or accurately predicted all aspects of the vital road transport industry need to identify and define the road ahead for road freight transport costs and performance.
- RTIA DELEGATE – Mr Japh Chuwe, the Registrar of the RTIA or his delegated representative. Topic: The Road Traffic Infringement Agency is the statutory body that is responsible for the AARTO system. They will be discussing: The amendments to the AARTO legislation and the further implementation of the system.
If you wish to register please visit our Website www.altaswanepoel.co.za or contact our offices via e-mail