Bonus, rebates and incentives banned 

Government Gazette (GG) 41287 was published on 1 December 2017 for comment on Regulation 18A of the MEDICINES AND RELATED SUBSTANCES ACT, 1965 (ACT NO. 101 OF 1965) prohibiting any bonus or rebate systems and any form of incentive or inducement on scheduled medicines.

ICPA will be submitting comprehensive comment before the 28 February 2018 deadline. If you would like to give any input please email your comments to

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Date: January 5, 2018