B-BBEE Commission makes findings against BEE Matrix SA (Pty) Ltd for non-compliance in issuing B-BBEE verification certificates

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: 13 JULY 2018   The B-BBEE Commission has found that BEE Matrix SA (Pty) Ltd issued B-BBEE certificates contrary to verification procedures and Codes of Good Practice, and BEE Matrix SA (Pty) Ltd has agreed to implement remedial recommendations made by the B-BBEE Commission, which include a full audit of B-BBEE certificates…

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…

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…

B-BBEE Commission Welcomes The Threshold To Register Major B-BBEE Transactions and Lists Documents Needed

The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Commission (“B-BBEE Commission”) welcomes the threshold of R25 million transaction value for major B-BBEE transactions to qualify for registration with the B-BBEE Commission as issued by the Minister of Trade and Industry on 09 June 2017 in the Government Gazette. So, from 09 June 2017 all major B-BBEE transactions must…