Basis of accounting

The reviewed provisional Group financial results have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards, IFRIC interpretations, the Listings Requirements of the JSE Ltd, South African Companies Act, 2008 and the presentation and disclosure requirements of IAS 34: Interim Reporting.

The accounting policies used in the preparation of these provisional Group financial results are consistent with those used in the annual financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2012.

These reviewed provisional Group financial results have been prepared under the supervision of the Deputy Group Chief executive, MG Attridge CA (SA) and approved by the Board of Directors.