SAAFoST Northern Branch Lecture

The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications and its Role as a Regulatory Authority in Food Safety in South Africa
Presenter: Mr Michael Young

In September 2008, the Regulatory Division of the SABS became a new, separate statutory entity of the Department of Trade and Industry called the National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications. Mr Michael Young, Senior Manager, Dept Food and Associated Industries of the NRCS will be updating members on the changes made with particular reference to the role that his department has to play in food safety and control in South Africa.


26 May 2009 (Tuesday)


3M South Africa, Woodmead - Auditorium B, ground floor.
Address: 146a, KelvinDrive, Woodmead.
Directions: See below.


17:30 for 18:00 - Arrival and welcome
18:00 - 18:15 - Announcements
18:15 - 19:00 - Presentation and Discussion
19:00 - Refreshments & Dinner

Warning - prepare for heavy afternoon traffic in this area by setting out 30 minutes earlier!


Cost of dinner: R60-00 per head. Full time students R30-00.
Attendance of the presentation alone is free of charge but registration is necessary.


Book with Irene Burke - but not later than Friday 22 May please. Fax: 086 698 4784 or or tel: 012 349 2788

Kindly provide the following information:

  1. Name(s) of all attendees
  2. Company
  3. Tel, Fax, E-mail
  4. Number of people for dinner and lecture
  5. Number of people for lecture only

Payment Method

Cash only on the night please.


If you cannot make it, please cancel by Friday 22 May or preferably, send someone in your place.


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