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Competent National Authority (CNA)

published: 28 Oct 2002 last updated: 05 Oct 2020
General Information
National Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development
Hamilton St, Harvest House Building
P/Bag X973,
South Africa
  • +27 12 3196382
  • +27 12 3196298
Additional Contact Information
- Person: Ms Nompumelelo Mkhonza | BCH-CON-ZA-102919-5
Ms Nompumelelo Mkhonza
Registrar: Genetically modified Organisms, Directorate: Genetic Resources
Hamilton St, Harvest House Building,
Pretoria, 0001
P/Bag X973, South Africa
Phone: +27 12 3196382,
Fax: +27 12 3196298,
Related Organization
National Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries ()
The National Department of Agriculture as a National Competent Authority is responsible for the administration of the Genetically Modified Organisms Act, 1997 (No. 15 of 1997).
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