Notice of Request for Comments

Comments are requested by 20 January 2017

Respondents are asked to register as an Interested and Affected Party (IAP) on the IRBA website and thereafter to submit their written comments via email to Please submit comments in both a PDF and Word file.

Please note that all submissions received will be published and attributed to the respective respondents unless they expressly request the IRBA not to do so. The IRBA further reserves the right not to publish any submission received where it considers that it is not in the public interest to do so, such as where the submission appears to be libellous, offensive or is not based on facts.

This comment paper may be downloaded free of charge by any member of the public following registration as an IAP from the IRBA website: The approved text is published in the English language.

Alternatively, if you do not wish to register online, you may request a registration form by emailing whereupon you can complete and sign and return to