Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC)

Contact Details

Physical: The dti Campus, Entfutfukweni, Block F, 77 Meintjies Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria, 0002
Postal: PO Box 429, Pretoria, 0001
Tel: 086 100 2472


The mission of the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) is to unlock value in businesses and intellectual property by: providing easy, accessible and value-adding registration services for business entities, intellectual property rights holders and regulated practitioners; maintaining and disclosing secure, accurate, credible and relevant information regarding business entities, business rescue practitioners, corporate conduct and reputation, intellectual property rights, and indigenous cultural expression; increasing awareness and knowledge of company and intellectual property laws, inclusive of the compliance obligations and opportunities for business entities and intellectual property rights holders to drive growth and sustainability, as well as the knowledge of the actual and potential impact of these laws in promoting the broader policy objectives of government; and taking the necessary steps to visibly, effectively and efficiently monitor and enforce compliance with the laws that the CIPC administers.

The CIPC's outcome-orientated strategic goals are to: improve the competitiveness of the South African economy by enhancing the reputation of South African businesses and the South African business environment; contribute to a knowledge-based economy and competitive local industries by promoting innovation, creativity and indigenous cultural expression and knowledge; and promote broader formal economic participation by enhancing service delivery and extending the reach of the CIPC.

Office Bearers/Management

Adv R Voller

Adv Rory Voller
Chief Financial Officer:
Mr Muhammed Jasat
Senior Management:
Mr Lungile Dukwana (Chief Strategy Executive)
Ms Hamida Fakira Du Toit (Executive Manager: Corporate Services)
Mr Andre Kritzingler (Executive Manager: Business Intelligence and Systems)
Ms Nomonde Maimela (Executive Manager: Innovation and Creativity)
Mr Mpho Mathose (Chief Audit Executive)
Communications Officers:
Ms Tshiamo Zebediela (Communication Specialist)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Current Assets1 598 4231 574 3971 394 0551 248 586
Non-Current Assets39 24343 23641 76720 957
Total Assets1 637 6661 617 6331 435 8221 269 588
Current Liabilities131 796117 141137 144116 653
Non-Current Liabilities----
Total Liabilities131 796117 141137 144116 653
Total Net Assets1 505 8701 500 4921 298 6781 152 935
Total Revenue547 907508 330455 611396 672
Revenue from Exchange Transactions265 128233 187216 243197 594
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions282 779275 143239 368199 078
Total Expenditure(351 787)(306 516)(309 868)(288 379)
Employee Costs(231 432)(198 903)(186 861)(162 700)
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year196 130201 814145 743108 293
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities225 107190 752173 590113 800
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities(6 070)(11 968)(27 259)(11 025)
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year1 593 8741 565 5891 386 8051 240 474
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure6 8355002 4263 543
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure27-1 390327
Posts Approved640640606n/a
Posts Filled470448465n/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report n/a

Overseeing Department/Entity

Annual Reports

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