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Meat Safety Act, 2000 (Act No. 40 of 2000)



Notice No. 106

1 November 2000


(English text signed by the President.)

(Assented to 27 October 2000.)


It is hereby notified that the President has assented to the following Act, which is hereby published for general information:-


To provide for measures to promote meat safety and the safety of animal products; to establish and maintain essential national standards in respect of abattoirs; to regulate the importation and exportation of meat; to establish meat safety schemes; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, as follows:-