"Jacques Kallis will go down as one of the greatest all-round cricketers in the history of the game."
The former Proteas captain last week gave the impression he was about to retire.
The Sports & Recreation Dept insists its goal of 50 percent quotas needs to be reached as a matter priority.
Proteas Test captain Graeme Smith will retire after the current Test series against Australia.
The board also approved a request from Haroon Lorgat to consider multi-year contracts.
CSA's final blow to world cricket