5 ways to find available tenders

By W van Rooyen


3 November 2014

We often get asked by business owners where can they find tenders that are currently available. Although we are not in the business of finding available tenders, our Tender Manual does have a chapter that deals with finding available tenders.

Due to the high demand for this I have decided to advise you on five different ways to find available tenders.

1. News Papers


Title Closing Date Tender No.
Supply, deliver and install steel shelving, Cape Town Area. 2018-03-26 12:00 GL11800656
Tender for the general maintenance of cemeteries in regions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 in cemeteries of the City of Tshwane, as and when required: three year period. 2018-04-24 10:00 ROC 12-2017/18
Supply: Fabric and Glass Screen Office 2018-03-26 12:00 GL11800657
Supply and deliver office furniture for BCMM Economic Development & Agencies Directorate for the coordinators and boardroom table with chairs 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/LED/2017-18/375
Supply and deliver of A0 Designjet Plotter 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/ICT/2017-18/373
Supply and deliver of 11 x All In One computers for Fire Department1 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/ICT/2017-18/372
Request for Bid for Travel Management Services for the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) for a period of three (3) years. 2018-04-23 11:00 RFB 033/17-18
Supply and fitment of two batteries to two forklifts at the BCMM Market 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/FPM/2017-18/371
Appointment of contractor for the repairs and renovations of Makuya Police Station in Limpopo Province. 2018-04-24 11:00 19/1/9/1/173TB(17)
Supply and installation of 55 inch LED monitoring screens for BCMM 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/ICT/2017-18/369
Appointment of contractor for the repairs and renovations of Zaaiplaas Police Station in Limpopo province. 2018-04-24 11:00 19/1/9/1/174TB(17)
Appointment of a service provider to provide Web and Email security gateway hardware, license and support to the NPA. 2018-04-24 11:00 29-17/18
Request for service providers for the interments/cremations of one hundred (100) paupers and unclaimed bodies 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/HPS/2017-18/368
Supply and delivery of 3 (three) heavy duty pedestrian roller trailers – Coastal District, Roads and Stormwater Department 2018-03-26 12:00 RFQ/RSD/2017-18/367
Maintenance of automatic sliding doors at O.R. Tambo International Airport. 2018-04-25 12:00 ORT172/2018
Training of 500 BCMM ward committees in: 1. Communication skills 2. Report writing & minute taking 2018-03-26 12:00 (RE-AD) RFQ/DHR/2017-18/334
Supply and delivery of transmission poles for the period of 36 months. 2018-05-04 12:00 T208/03/08/SDTP
The acquisition of IT services and skills to Government for a period of three (03) years 2018-04-11 11:00 RFB 2014/2017
Reseller phase for the provision of servers, storage, related equipment and services to government for a period of three (03) years. 2018-05-11 11:00 RFB 2013/2017
Consultancy Services to Conduct An Assessment and preparation of contracts for the Call for Proposals for African Union Research Grants II" 2018-04-20 15:00 AUC/HRST/C/336


Tender adjudication process

The SBD/WCBD6.1 document must form part of all bids invited.  It contains general information and serves as a claim form for preference points for Broad -Based Black Economic Empowerment (B -BBEE) Status Level of Contribution, and explains how tenders or bids are decided.

The document says:

  • The bidder obtaining the highest number of points will be awarded the contract.
  • Preference points shall be calculated after prices have been brought to a comparative basis.
  • Points scored will be rounded off to two decimal places... Read More
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