Contact TimesLIVE and the Sunday Times

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Main contact numbers:

Tel: +27 11 280 3000

Physical address:

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

Subscriptions call centre:

Tel: 0860 52 52 00 or (Mondays to Fridays: 7am–4pm; Sundays: 7am–12pm)

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Submit an opinion piece:

We do not publish opinion pieces already sent to other newspapers.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. 

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Email with as much detail as possible about the problem.

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Contact or Tel: +27 11 280 3916.

Request back copies of the Sunday Times newspaper: 

Please call Tel: +27 11 280 3933.

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Arena Holdings BEE credentials

Arena Holdings is the publisher and owner of TimesLIVE, TshisaLIVE, the Sunday Times, and TimesLIVE Premium, among others. It is a Level 4 contributor to broad-based black economic empowerment on the generic scorecard set out by the Department of Trade and Industry.

View our B-BBEE verification certificate.

Press code

TimesLIVE and the Sunday Times proudly displays the “FAIR” stamp of the Press Council of South Africa, indicating our commitment to adhere to the Code of Ethics for Print and online media which prescribes that our reportage is truthful, accurate and fair.

Should you wish to lodge a complaint about our news coverage, please lodge a complaint on the Press Council’s website, alternatively email the complaint to or contact the Press Council on 011 484 3612.

Arena Holdings is also a member of the IAB SA, the non-profit, non-government organisation helping SA's leading media companies, advertising agencies, brands and technology firms excel in digital marketing and related activities. 

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