Training for Wine Exporters – 6 September 2019

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries(DAFF) Directorate Marketing hosted training for wine exporters. Mr K.T. Tjale presented about the application procedure for market access permits. He highlighted to the exporters that all applications must be done on the wine online system and the company name should be according to the BEE certificate and SARS clearance certificate. In addition, he explained the reallocation process as follows:
– A reallocation notice will be posted on wine online. 
– Applicants who have used less than 50% of their allocated quota by June must provide proof of actual orders for the unused quota and no new applications will be accepted during the reallocation process. 
– A fee of R1 095 per permit will be payable for annual permits, as well as lost permits and replacement permits issued until 31 March 2020.
– The fee is payable from 01 April 2020 and will be published in the Government Gazette in January 2020.