South African Diamond and Precious Metals Regulator

Contact Details

Physical: SA Diamond Centre, 251 Fox Street, Cnr Philip & Main Streets, Johannesburg
Postal: PO Box 16001, Doornfontein, 2023
Tel: 011 223 7000
Fax: 011 334 8980


The mission of the South African Diamond and Precious Metals Regulator is to render regulatory services by ensuring compliance with legislation, skills transfer, business development support, equitable access to resources, and local beneficiation.

The Regulator's key strategic objectives are to: ensure competitiveness, sustainable development and job creation in the diamond and precious metals industry; ensure effective transformation of the diamond and precious metals sectors; ensure equitable access to resources for local beneficiation; ensure compliance with the legislative requirements; and improve organisational capacity for maximum execution brilliance.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms NH Mkhumane
Chief Executive Officer
Mr L Rapoo

Ms Nombulelo Hlolinhlanhla Mkhumane (Chairperson: Executive Committee)
Deputy Chairperson:
Mr Steve Phiri
Board Members:
Maj Gen Pieter Jacob Arendse (Licensing Committee and Technical Committee)
Mr Peter Francis Bailey (Licensing Committee and Remuneration Committee)
Mr Andre Bezuidenhout (Finance Committee)
Mr Llewellyn Delport (Chairperson: Finance Committee, and Executive Committee)
Mr Leon Grobler (Chairperson: Technical Committee, Audit and Risk Committee, and Executive Committee)
Ms Motlatso Constance Kobe (Licensing Committee)
Mr Mosa Mabuza (Licensing Committee and Remuneration Committee)
Ms Zodwa Penelope Manase (Audit and Risk Committee)
Brig Ntombizodwa Hazel Mokoena (Licensing Committee and Technical Committee)
Mr Sakhile Glen Ngcobo (Chairperson: Remuneration Committee, and Technical Committee)
Mr Raymond Paola (Chairperson: Audit and Risk Committee, and Finance Committee)
Mr Levy Rapoo (CEO)
Ms Sharon Nthabiseng Xaba (Technical Committee and Finance Committee)
Ms Ntombifuthi Zikalala (Chairperson: Licensing Committee, and Executive Committee)
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr Levy Rapoo
Chief Financial Officer:
Ms Irene Tshifura
Senior Management:
Mr Cecil Khosa (General Manager)
Mr Conrad Mlondo (General Manager)
Adv Martinus Mononela (General Manager)
Communications Officers:
Dithuso Kgari

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedClean Audit
Current Assets50 88546 11445 02353 998
Non-Current Assets12 45414 30812 15811 057
Total Assets63 33860 42257 18165 055
Current Liabilities13 74317 0668 21011 358
Non-Current Liabilities657116-
Total Liabilities13 74917 1238 32611 358
Total Net Assets49 58943 29948 85553 697
Total Revenue93 09087 67781 27570 254
Revenue from Exchange Transactions42 56339 86736 45128 653
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions50 52747 81044 82441 601
Total Expenditure(86 788)(93 100)(85 914)(72 314)
Employee Costs(65 279)(59 819)(54 860)(48 706)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year6 291(5 557)(4 842)(2 098)
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities2 9953 636(5 015)3 453
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities6 251(1 711)10 392(1 666)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year29 34720 23018 31712 951
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure----
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure---4
Posts Approved129128125n/a
Posts Filled125115119n/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report n/a

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