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  • PIFSA welcomes Mr Steve Thobela who has taken up office as our new Deputy CEO from the beginning of this year.

 PIFSA has endorsed some exciting events for the printing community in 2014

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  • Look out for you chamber’s upcoming Annual General Meeting during the first half of this year.
  • The Wits Enterprise courses designed specifically for the printing and packaging sector will be running during the course of 2014.  If you are interested you should contact your Chamber or check out the details on www.printingsa.org.
  • Technical Theoretical Training is ongoing. See the new PRINTING SA Website. Other courses will be run throughout the year. Look out for your Chamber reminders
  • The PIFSA Credit Application forms will be reviewed during 2014 to ensure that we are providing the necessary level of protection to our members in their dealings with clients. If any changes are made members will be notified that a new version is available.
  • Section 21 Listing of Activities under the Air Quality Act was published last year, without the inclusion of printing works.
  • The staff of PRINTING SA at both a national and chamber level are happy to assist with your queries. Remember we are only a phone call away.



BBBEE Certificate

Please click on the attached to download the PIFSA BBBEE Certificate Download PIFSA BBBEE Certificate    

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Vision Our vision is to assist the sector (printing, paper/flexible packaging and newspaper industries) to be globally competitive and socially responsible.Mission Our mission is to represent and protect the sector’s interests with government, sectoral bodies and any other relevant entity, in policy matters that affect the operations of our member organisation. This translates, for example, into …

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About Us: PIFSA is a registered trade organisation and is recognised as the official mouthpiece of the industry. As such it is consulted by Government and all other important national bodies. The entire control of the direction of its efforts and utterances lies in the hands of the membership. Within PIFSA, members possess a ready …

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Promotion of Acdess to Information Act (PAIA)  – Click to download – PAIASection51Manual2011_PIFSA

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Framed Pledge


PRINTING SA Pledge  -  Members of PRINTING SA are signing up for the Pledge. Update your membership details and sign up for the pledge Download the Pledge Self Assessment and return to your regional chamber:    Self Assessment Download the update form and return to your regional chamber.  Update Form    

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PIFSA Membership Services and Benefits The Federation provides a wide range of services to members at national and industry level, with the Chambers servicing the needs at regional and operational levels. Your membership benefits include: 1.      Industry Level Representation         Relevant SETA         Statutory Council         Labour Affairs         SACCI         Regional Chambers of Commerce and Industry         …

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The Cost of Membership of PIFSA Membership subscriptions are currently based on the number of employees employed by member companies. Local Chambers can provide specific details of the costs involved. (Please see the Contact page for individual Chamber contacts) Compliance by any business today with the mass of regulations, controls and restrictions, which beset management at …

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The PIFSA Environmental Interest Group (PEIG) was created for members to discuss common problems and solutions for all aspects of the environment and to provide a forum for members to meet with the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA). Currently there are two pieces of legislation that will affect printers The Air Quality Act and Section …

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PIFSA Email Disclaimer Whilst all reasonable steps are taken to ensure the accuracy and integrity of information transmitted electronically and to preserve the confidentiality thereof, the Printing Industries Federation of South Africa NPC and its affiliated brands and associations, accepts no liability or responsibility whatsoever if information or data is, for whatsoever reason, incorrect, corrupted …

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UNISA Expression of Interest Invitation – Printed Matter 2014/08

Members who may be interested in the provision of printed matter for UNISA are invited to download the invitation here:  Expression of Interest

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Screen Printing Project

PRINTING SA, in collaboration with Chemosol, Caxton and Jozi FM, is launching a screen printing project to up-skill unemployed women in the rural/township areas who will be taught the basics of screen printing and entrepreneurial skills. The project, funded by the FP&M SETA, will start in April with the advertisements being published in the community …

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