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Committee Support

The Committee Support department provides administration support to the committees and chairpersons. It also provides English and technical editing during the standards development process. 

The manager for the department is:
Ms Linda Rheeder 
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6600
Processes & Support
The Processes & Support department maintains a credible, inclusive, transparent, impartial and efficient standards development process that promotes wider participation and consensus principles. 

The manager for the department is:
Mr Matlhale Peter 
Senior manager: Processes & Support
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6175
Email address:

Sales & Standards Information

The Sales & Standards Information department provides information and sells SANS or international standards such ISO, IEC, BSI, ASTM in hardcopy or electronic format. It also offers a full or tailor-made subscriptions service to the entire collection of SANS. 

The manager for the department is:
Ms Nonhlanhla Mathabela 
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6482

Economic Impact & Intellectual Property

The Economic Impact & Intellectual Property department provides in-depth analysis and research on international trade and economic trends that informs the need to develop SANS and quantifies the economic impact of SANS on the South African economy.

The senior manager for this department is:
Ms Thato Chabeli 
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6723

Strategic Partnership & International Relations

The Strategic Partnership & International Relations department ensures that strategic partnerships are developed and maintained with stakeholders at national, regional and international level to ensure that the SABS standards are leveraged and gain appropriate benefit from these relations. 

The senior manager for this department is:
Thabisa Mbungwana 
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6139
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Executive for the Standards Division
For further enquiries you are welcome to contact the Executive for the Standards Division:
Ms Nolwazi Gasa
Executive: Standards Division
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 428 6130