SAHPRA Licenses

Navigating the complexities of obtaining a SAHPRA license can be tedious. Whether you are looking for a SAHPRA license to import or export IVD’s or medical devices, we can handle your application.

Medical personal protective equipment (PPE) can only be legally imported, distributed or sold by medical device establishment holders.

SAHPRA provides three types of medical device establishment licenses:

Manufacturer (manufacture, pack, label, service, import, export)

Distributor (import, export, distribute)

Wholesaler (storage, transportation, delivery)

SAHPRA requires companies applying for medical devices establishment licenses to provide a considerable amount of information on the company and the medical devices it will market. We guide you through out the process.

  • New industrial rebate for warp knit fabrics used in manufacturing upholstered furniture

    The new industrial rebate on warp knit fabrics has been implemented today, 28 May 2021. The warp knit fabric imported duty-free under the rebate will specifically be used in manufacturing upholstered furniture. An industrial rebate enables a local manufacturer to import raw materials and components without incurring an import duty. The rebate can be created

    May 28, 2021
  • Industrial rebate investigation on titanium dioxide initiated

    On 21 May 2021, the International Trade Administration Commission (ITAC) initiated an industrial rebate investigation on titanium dioxide used in manufacturing white masterbatch. This is the second industrial rebate investigation initiated on the same product following another industrial rebate application on titanium dioxide for use in the manufacturing of paints, varnishes, prepared driers initiated in

    May 28, 2021
  • Minimum Market Access (MMA) quota applications open

    Minimum Market Access (MMA) quota permit applications for the second quarter of 2021 are currently open and close on the 31st of May 2021. MMA permits allow importers of specific products covered under the MMA regime to benefit from preferential import duty rates. This helps in cost savings especially on products that incur large import duties. Permits are

    May 14, 2021