Update to the Customs Provisional Payments policy

11 January 2022 – Effective 1 January 2021, South African banks no longer accept cheques.  All references to cheques in the Customs policy, Standard Operating Procedure and the Completion of the DA 70 annex have been removed. The Manual for the Completion of the DA 70 (SC-CF-32) is now published as SC-CF-25-A01. For more information see the Customs Provisional Payments policy.

Source: SARS Tariffs
Update to the Customs Provisional Payments policy