The Financial Intelligence Centre (the Centre) was established in the Republic of South Africa under the FIC Act No. 38 of 2001, in February 2002. The Centre started receiving reports on suspicious and unusual transactions on 3 February 2003. The FIC Act also sets up a regulatory anti-money laundering ... More Details »
Founded for Public protection and Professional guidance
The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA or the Council) is a statutory body, established in terms of the Health Professions Act No. The Council, together with the twelve Professional Boards that operate under its jurisdiction, ... More Details »
The National Credit Regular was established under the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (the Act) and is responsible for regulation of the South African credit industry. It is tasked with education, research, policy development, registration of industry participants, investigation of complaints and ensuring ... More Details »
In certain instances a policy may be made paid-up in stead of surrendering it. It means that the policy will not lapse, although it is free of further premiums. Note that a policy can only be made paid-up if it has a surrender value.