South Africa

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Contacts

CIMA in South Africa:
T:
 0861 CIMASA (0861 246272) or  +27 (0)11 788 8723
F: +27 (0)11 788 8724
E: johannesburg@cimaglobal.com

For queries regarding examination registration, new student registrations and fee payments:
email johannesburg@cimaglobal.com.

For queries regarding exemptions:
email exemptions@cimaglobal.com.

If you are unhappy with the service you have received, or if you have experienced a problem, please contact the Head of South Africa, Zahra Cassim:
email zahra.cassim@cimaglobal.com.

Office

Opening hours

Monday to Friday office hours: 08:30 to 16:30 (Central Africa Time).

Election day has been declared a national holiday. The office will be closed on 7 May and will re-open on 8 May.  

Postal address

PO Box 745, Northlands 2116

Office address

1st Floor, 198 Oxford Road, Illovo

News

Commissioner of Oaths

CIMA members in South Africa have been granted permission to act as ex officio Commissioners of Oaths. Section 6 of the Justice of Peace and Commissioners and Oaths Act, 1963 (Act No. 16 of 1963) has been updated by reason of the designation held by CIMA Associates and Fellows.

A brief guide around the changes has been prepared by CIMA to help members utilise and understand this vital role.

CIMA membership must be maintained in order to retain ex officio Commissioner of Oaths status.

Proposed amendment to the tax administration act 2011: implications for tax practitioner registration

Regarding the 1 July 2013 deadline for registration as a tax practitioner, an amendment is proposed in the Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill 2013 which will have implications for the registration of those acting as tax practitioners.

Find out more about the amendment .

CIMA recognised as a controlling body with SARS

CIMA is delighted to announce that its application to the South African Revenue Services (SARS) has been approved and that it is now a recognised controlling body.

Find out more about the SARS update (PDF 94KB).

Important SARS notice regarding share warrants

All companies that issued share warrants to bearer are required to submit a declaration to assist SARS in confirming the number of these share warrants still in circulation and any dividends paid.

Find out more about share warrants

Gain tax reductions as a CIMA learnership

If you would like to find out more about how your organisation can register as a CIMA training partner and claim up to R60,000 per annum in income tax deductions towards the cost of your training, please contact Caroline Mark at Caroline.Mark@cimaglobal.com.

Tuition providers

Please see the list of tuition providers for CIMA in South Africa.