Contact TimesLIVE and the Sunday Times

Main contact numbers:

Tel: +27 11 280 3000

Fax: +27 11 280 5505

Physical address:

Hill on Empire, 16 Empire Road (corner of Empire and Hillside), Johannesburg

Subscriptions call centre:

Tel: 0860 52 52 00 or (Mondays to Fridays: 6am–3.30pm; Sundays: 7am–12pm)

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We do not publish opinion pieces already sent to other newspapers. Submitting an uncommissioned opinion piece is no guarantee that it will be published and we reserve the right to edit all opinion pieces. Email your submission to Jan Jan Joubert on

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Please call Tel: +27 11 280 3933.

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Tiso Blackstar Group BEE credentials

Tiso Blackstar Group (formerly Times Media) is the publisher and owner of TimesLIVE, The Times, TshisaLIVE and the Sunday Times, among others. Blackstar Holdings Group is a Level 3 contributor to broad-based black economic empowerment on the generic scorecard set out by the Department of Trade and Industry.

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Press Code

TimesLIVE, the Sunday Times and The Times subscribe to the South African Press Code, which prescribes news that is truthful, accurate, fair and balanced. If we don’t live up to the code, please contact the press ombudsman:

Second floor, 7 St David’s Park, St David’s Place, Parktown, 2193

Tel: +27 11 484 3612