New Tax Clearance Measures

11 Apr 2016

It is well known fact that if you want to respond to tenders in South Africa, either for Public or Private Sector tenders, you have to submit an original - and valid - Tax Clearance Certificate together with your tender response.

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Central Supplier Database Registration - From 1 April 2016 Onwards

6 Apr 2016

The transitional period for registering on the Central Supplier Database expired on 1 April 2016. During the transitional period private business owners had to ensure that they were registered on the CSD should you want to do business with a Government entity. On the other side of the coin, all accounting officers and authorities of Government had to managed their own supplier database and ensure that they were accurate and valid in order to be migrated to the Central Supplier Database.

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Tender misconceptions in South Africa

15 Mar 2016

There are many wonderful stories of companies that won tenders in the Public as well as the Private Sector plus some horrible ones of how things can go wrong.  However, two of the most common misconceptions regarding tenders and the tender process in South Africa are:  

1. All tenders are awarded fraudulently:

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Acts governing the South African tender environment - PPPFA

8 Mar 2016

There appears to be a serious lack of knowledge regarding South African tender procedures. Here, the tender processes are ruled by various Acts, Regulation and Guidelines which are specifically designed to ensure that the tender processes are in line with the Constitution of South Africa - which dictates that the tender process should be fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost-effective.

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Rules and Guidelines for Government Accounting Authorities

1 Mar 2016

It is important to know that when you respond to a tender there are certain guidelines that Government Officials need to follow in order to evaluate your tender. According to the Implementation Guide*, Accounting Officers and Accounting Authorities of all public entities** and municipal entities must comply with the rules and guidelines stipulated below.

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5 reasons why Joint Ventures fail

15 Feb 2016

Joint ventures are collaborative arrangements where two or more businesses decide to collaborate for a common purpose such as bidding for a tender.

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Open and effective competition when bidding

8 Feb 2016

If one looks at the General Procurement Guidelines that National Treasury issued to Government Departments, it is clear that Government wants the tender process to be fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost-effective exactly as Section 217 of the Constitution of South Africa requires.

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5 rules when starting your own business

1 Feb 2016

If one looks at the General Procurement Guidelines that National Treasury issued to Government Departments, it is clear that Government wants the tender process to be fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost-effective exactly as Section 217 of the Constitution of South Africa requires.

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Draft Procurement Regulations 2015

25 Jan 2016

The Government thought it a good idea to have a look at the Preferential Procurement Regulations of 2011 and to change these Regulations to better fit the South African Tender Environment.

These Regulations were quietly issued end of 2015 for public comment.

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Imported content - 8 important things you need to know

18 Jan 2016

What is Imported Content? If you are operating in the tender environment you will know that content is the term that is used for your products/services/goods that you intend in selling to the Government.

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Title Closing Date Tender No.
Design, Implementation and Support of Microsoft Sharepoint 2013 from a Reputable Service Provider 2017-12-21 11:00 CIPC BID NUMBER: 19/ 2017/ 2018
400 x Ophthalmic disposable hand cauteries, low temperature, fine tip 2017-12-01 11:00 ZNQ 458/ 17/ 18
Removal of alien overgrowth alongside perimeter fencing at KDHC as per specification 2017-12-04 11:00 ZNQ 890/ 17- 18
Consulting Engineering Services for the Operations and Management of Road Incident Management Systems and Road Safety Appraisals in the Northern Cape Province 2017-12-15 14:00 NRA X.005- 024- 2018/ 1F
Supply and deliver optometric refraction station 2017-12-01 11:00 ZNQ 549/ 17/ 18- C
Supply and deliver ophthalmic slit lamp, stand, beam splitter, chair, digital imaging and tonometer 2017-12-01 11:00 ZNQ 550/ 17/ 18- C
Provision of dedicated learner transport services on subsidised contract in schools for a period of five (5) years: Department of Education Kwazulu-Natal for twelve (12) Districts 2017-12-08 11:00 ZNB0015E/ 17/ 18 TO ZNB0134E/ 17/ 18
Drain Cleaning and Litter Collection on Main Roads D210 & P504 2017-12-11 11:00 CDUR/ 601/ S/ 01/ 2017
Supply and deliver: Aquacel 10x10cm (box of 10) and other supplies (see description for details) 2017-12-01 11:00 ZNQ 551/ 17/ 18- H
Drain Cleaning and Verge Maintenance on Main Road P426 Westbrook Tongaat Between Chainage 0+00 Kms To 6+10kms 2017-12-11 11:00 CDUR/ 601/ S/ 19/ 2017
Appointment of a service provider for the supply and implementation of an in-house finance system. 2018-01-31 11:00 009- 2017/ 2018
Supply and deliver protective clothing 2017-12-01 11:00 ZNQ 162/ 2017/ 2018
Appointment of a service provider for the supply of Agro-processing Machinery within the Gauteng Province 2017-12-15 11:00 GT/ GDARD/ 167/ 2017
Construction, for the construction of a cast in-situ 1.8m x 1.8m double cell box culvert on Main Road P487 at Km 45.75 within the Ulundi Local Municipality, Zululand District 2018-01-08 11:00 ZNT4176/ 17T
To supply and install 9000 BTU split unit air conditioners x 4, Requirement CIDB Grade: 1 ME 2017-12-01 11:00 91MNT/ 2017/ 18
Supply of a turnkey software asset management (SAM) solution to SITA, as well as integrated logistics support and advisory services. 2017-12-14 11:00 RFB 1661/ 2017
Construction of a cast in-situ 3m x 3m double cell box culvert on Main Road P704 at Km 9.65 within the Ulundi Local Municipality, Zululand District 2018-01-08 11:00 ZNT4173/ 17T
Printing of partner card x 800 packet of 100; Printing of STI guidelines x 800 2017-12-05 11:00 ZNQ139/ 2017- 2018
Supply and delivery of IT equipment (100 x PCS and 31 x Laptop) for the Amathole District, Eastern Cape Department of Health. 2017-12-08 11:00 SCMU3- 17/ 18- 0226: HO
Supply, delivery and installation of IT equipment (149 x PCS and 38 x Laptop and 3 x Bulk Printers and 2 x Data Projectors) for Frere Hospital, East London, Eastern Cape Department of Health. 2017-12-08 11:00 SCMU3- 17/ 18- 0046: FRE

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