Department of Agriculture Forest and Fisheries (South Africa) | Land Portal
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20 Steve Biko former (Beatrix) Street Arcadia Private Bag X250
0001 Pretoria
South Africa
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United and transformed agriculture, forestry and fisheries sector that ensures food security for all and economic prosperity.



Advancing food security and transformation of the sector through innovative, inclusive and sustainable policies, legislation and programmes.


  • Drive: driven to deliver excellent service through leadership and professionalism
  • Attitude: being an ambitious, passionate, reliable and dedicated workforce
  • Fairness: acting with objectivity, empathy, integrity and transparency
  • Focus: focusing on people, economic and rural development

Department of Agriculture Forest and Fisheries (South Africa) Resources

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Library Resource
Legislation & Policies
September, 2015
South Africa

To provide for definitions of terms used in the Act; to provide for the objects of the Act; to provide for the custodianship of agricultural land; to provide for the application of the Act and the guiding principles of interpretation and implementation of the Act; to provide for agricultural regulation pertaining to subdivision and

Library Resource
Policy Papers & Briefs
September, 2015
South Africa

The preservation, development and sustainable use of agricultural land are of vital importance to ensure longterm food security in South Africa. These principles of food security as well as an integrated, inclusive rural economy underpin the core focus areas of the National Development Plan, Vision 2030 (NDP).

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