Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) llp

40 Bank Street

Canary Wharf

London E14 5ds



(020) 7519-7000

Fax:  (020) 7519-7070





Via Edgar


U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

Office of Energy and Transportation

100 F Street, NE,

Washington, D.C. 20549


Attention:  Mr. Mark Wojciechowski 
Ms. Jennifer


March 17, 2020



Re:       Staff comment letter dated March 9, 2020 regarding

DRDGold Limited's Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 201

Filed October 31, 201

File No. 001-35387



Dear Mr Wojciechowski  and Ms Gallagher



On behalf of DRDGold Limited (the "Company"), we would like to confirm that the Company has  begun to analyze the comment received from the staff of the Division of Corporate Finance (the “Staff”) of the Securities and Exchange Commission by letter to Mr. Adriaan Davel, dated March 9, 2020 (the “Comment Letter”) and to gather the requested information in response to this comment. However, the Company estimates that it will need more time to prepare its response. We would like to inform the Staff that the Company intends to respond to the Comment Letter no later than April 3, 2020.




Should the Staff have any questions, please contact me on +44 207 519 7183 or at or Maria Protopapa on +44 207 519 7072 or at




                                                            /s/ James A. McDonald


James A. McDonald



cc:        DRDGold Limited

            Adriaan Davel

            Francois Bouwer

            Mpho Mashatola