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Extension of Post Importation Testing Exemptions

23 April 2021

Post Importation Testing Exemptions (PITE) granted due to COVID-19 pandemic

Post importation testing exemption approvals granted since March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, are extended to 30 September 2021 without further need of an application thereof. The initial approval date was extended to 31 January 2021 by SAHPRA on 08 September 2020 and then extension was granted to 30 April 2021 on 18 December 2020.

Post-Importation Testing Exemptions (PITE) expiring prior to 30 Apr 2021

Pending the publication of the Post Importation Testing Guideline and based on the time required to comply with the requirements of the updated guideline, exemptions that were extended to 31 May 2021 on 18 December 2020 will be extended until 30 September 2021 to allow for submission and review as per the updated guideline.

Should you require more information please do not hesitate to contact Mr. Deon Poovan on +27 (0) 65 683 9783.

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