Government and other entities are advised to reject B-BBEE Certificates issued by Verification Agencies that are not accredited by SANAS

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 05 JULY 2018 The B-BBEE Commission advises entities and organs of state to reject B-BBEE certificates that have been issued by verification agencies or professionals who are not accredited by South African National Accreditation Systems (“SANAS”) as such B-BBEE certificates are invalid for lack of authority and mandate to issue them. A…

Minister Davies to Address Annual B-BBEE Commission Conference on Improving State Procurement for Real Economic Empowerment

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 12 MARCH 2018 MINISTER DAVIES TO ADDRESS ANNUAL B-BBEE COMMISSION CONFERENCE ON IMPROVING STATE PROCUREMENT FOR REAL ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will address the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission’s annual conference that will take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, Gauteng Province,…

B-BBEE Commission confirms receipt of a Complaint received from Mr Dean Mecpherson of the Democratic Alliance against Eskom, BEE Matrix, Tegeta, Optimum and Trillian

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 05 MARCH 2018 B-BBEE COMMISSION CONFIRMS RECEIPT OF A COMPLAINT RECEIVED FROM  MR DEAN MECPHERSON OF THE DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE AGAINST ESKOM, BEE MATRIX, TEGETA, OPTIMUM AND TRILLIAN The B-BBEE Commission has today received a complaint through the prescribed process from Mr Dean MacPherson of the Democratic Alliance against Tegeta Exploration and Resources…

Sab&T BEE Services (Pty) Ltd and Ms Shameema Ismail Have issued a Public Apology following Findings of Non-Compliance By The B-BBEE Commission

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 23 JANUARY 2018 The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission has issued final findings against SAB&T BEE Services (Pty) Ltd and Ms Shameema Ismail for conduct that is improper, contrary to ethical conduct expected from a verification professional/agent, the standards applicable to verification and the objectives of the B-BBEE Act, and may…

Hundred and Forty-Eight (148) Major B-BBEE Transactions Submitted to the B-BBEE Commission

As at 25 August 2017, the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission has received hundred and forty eight (148) major B-BBEE transactions in line with the requirement of the B-BBEE Act, and is currently in the process of assessing them for compliance with the B-BBEE Act. The B-BBEE Commission has ninety (90) days to consider…