Welcome to the Ports Regulator of South Africa

The Ports Regulator was established in terms of the National Ports Act, act number 12 of 2005. The Regulator is a key component of the ports regulatory architecture envisaged in the National Commercial Ports Policy. The Regulator’s key function is economic regulation of the ports system in South Africa, in line with the strategic development context of the state.

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2 August, 2018 | NPA Tariff Applications, Economic Regulation

Submission of comments on the NPA Tariff Application due on 12 October, 2018

On 1 August 2018, the National Ports Authority submitted its tariff application to the Ports Regulator of South Africa setting out its proposed tariffs for the 2019/20 - 2020/21 financial year. An invitation is hereby extended to port users and interested parties to attend public hearings and submit written comments on the tariff application by Friday 12 October, 2018... Read More

27 August, 2018 | PTIP, Economic Regulation

Port Tariff Incentive Programme (PTIP) call for comments on submitted application

The Ports Regulator of South Africa, in consultation with the National Ports Authority, the Department of Trade and Industry, the Department of Transport, and various other government departments, have developed a Port Tariff Incentive Programme (PTIP) in support of beneficiation, industrialisation, and localisation through port tariff regulation... Read More