WHO MUST PARTICIPATE?
All suppliers in the consumer goods and services industry, including retailers, suppliers, wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers, producers, importers , intermediaries, logistics and supply chain agents,
- they are regulated elsewhere by a code prescribed by the Minister and/ or
- a complaint falls within the jurisdiction of an Ombud with jurisdiction, or an industry Ombud.
It is mandatory for all suppliers who fall within the consumer goods and services industry to comply with the provisions of the Code, to register with the CGSO in accordance with the procedures provided on the CGSO website from time to time, and contribute towards the funding of the CGSO in accordance with the funding model approved by the CGSO Board if they wish to operate in the Industry.
Participants are grouped based on the size of their business (Total Turnover per annum).
Old Annual Fee
New Annual Fee
R3 bil +
Above R1 bil to R3 bil
Above R500 mil to R1 bil
Above R5 mil to R500 mil
Above R1 mil to R5 mil
R1 to R1 mil