This fact sheet outlines the financial reflections of the TOMSA tourism levy contributions for 2016. It provides an annual comparison of the levies collected in 2015 and 2016 respectively, and also provides a breakdown of the amount of levies contributed per levy contributor group in 2016.
Although the levy contributor base has remained fairly stagnant in recent years, the total amount of levies collected has continued to rise over the years. In the period under review the total levy contributions rose from R132 649, 683.42 in 2015 to R147 978, 098.03 in 2016.
The accommodation sector – particularly hotels, continue to be the biggest levy contributors, followed by car hire, game lodges and resorts.
All data in this report is extracted from the 2016 TOMSA Annual Financial Statements