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National Sport and Recreation Act, 1998 (Act No. 110 of 1998)

Fitness Industry Regulations, 2009

22. Transitional provisions


1) An applicant that has, prior to the promulgation of these Regulations, never before applied to be registered as a fitness professional, shall be entitled to apply to the Fitness Board for such a new registration subject to complying with the terms and conditions as set out hereunder and/or any other requirement that the Fitness Board may determine from time to time.


2) The Fitness Board shall, only insofar as such a new application is concerned, be compelled to register such a new applicant as fitness professional at the level as determined by the Fitness Board from time to time, subject to the following:
i) the said new application must be in writing;
ii) the application in question must conform to the provisions of regulation 2(2) and (3); and
iii) the application must be received by the Fitness Board not later than a period of 2 years after the date of commencement of the promulgation of these Regulations: Provided that the transitional provisions as contemplated in this regulation shall be automatically repealed after the period as referred to in sub-regulation (2)(iii) has lapsed.