This page will give you more information about FSB circulars, directives and other publications. Click on the highlighted text in the copy below to access the publication you need.

 FSB Draft Notice for comment by 31 March 2010

The FSB has issued a Draft Board Notice setting out the conditions to be met under section 13B of the Act. The Notice is entitled Conditions Determined in respect of Administrators Acting on Behalf of Pension Funds.

Click on the following links for access to the Board Notice and the Annexures:

We did not receive copies of any Annexure D or Annexure H.

 FSB Directive 3 on Surplus Apportionment and Nil Returns

Read the Government Gazette of 16 February 2009 to find out more about surplus apportionment schemes and nil returns. You'll notice that the Directive is divided into three sections:

  • Section I deals with general information about surplus schemes and nil returns
  • Section II deals with information and documents necessary for a submission in terms of section 15B
  • Section III also deals with information and documents, but for sections other than section 15B.

If you struggle to open the above Government Gazette because of its size, please let us know. Send an email to research@poa.org.za and we will try to find a solution for you.

  Amendment of Prescribed Fees in Schedule L 

 FSB Letter to funds previously administered by Glenrand MIB Benefit Services

Please read the letter from the FSB to all funds previously administered by Glenrand MIB Benefit Services.

 FSB Directive 4 on Voluntary Dissolution or Partial Dissolution of a Fund (Section 28) 

Read the Government Gazette of 18 June 2009 (No. 32328) to find out more about the above topic.

You'll notice that the Gazette contains a number of application forms at the end. These are for application for exemption, application to act as a liquidator and application to cancel a fund, to name only a few. (There are ten forms in total - Form A through to Form J.) 

 FSB Levies for 2009 

Read the Government Gazette of 18 June 2009 (No. 32329) to find out more about the 2009 FSB levies.

 FSB Interpretation Note 1 of 2009 - Minimum Pension Increases 

Read Interpretation Note 1 to find out more about minimum pension increases. The note deals with the application of the legislation, the pension increase policy, exemption from minimum pension increases and affordability of minimum pension increases.