The Auditor-General of South Africa
REQUEST FOR BIDS (RFB)
“The Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) has a constitutional mandate and, as the Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of South Africa, exists to strengthen our country’s democracy by enabling oversight, accountability and governance in the public sector through auditing, thereby building public confidence.”
The AGSA invites bids for the following requirement:
Bid Number : AGSA/05/2017
Bid Description : Appointment of an independent external auditor to provide external audit services to the AGSA for a period of 3 years, renewable up to a maximum of 10 years; subject to annual re-appointment in line with the PAA
Office : Nationally
Closing Date : 14 July 2017
Closing Time : 15h00
Bid Cost (VAT incl.) : R1000.00
NB: Bidders are kindly requested to view the bid specifications on the website to verify whether they are eligible to bid prior to buying a CD.
Special condition of bid
In line with the AGSA’s transformation strategy which is guided by the BBBEE Codes of Good Practice, the organisation aims to be one of the key contributors to socio-economic change in the country. We therefore prioritise procurement from businesses certified as level 1 and level 2. In addition, preference will be given to companies that are at least 51% black owned and at least 30% black women owned.
1. The bidder must have appropriate experience and be registered with the relevant regulatory authority for external auditors. Bid documents are available at non-refundable costs as stipulated above, to be collected at the Corporate Legal and Provisioning Services, Brooklyn Gardens, East Wing, First Floor, 235 Veale Street (corner Veale and Middel Streets), New Muckleneuk, Pretoria. No cash will be handled or received as payment for the CDs. Payment must be made via EFT and proof of payment must be presented when collecting the CD.
To receive copies via email upon proof of payment, kindly send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain the AGSA’s banking details.
For general enquiries, kindly email Ms Celia Mabusela at MabuselaC@agsa.co.za. Only written enquiries will be responded to. Please note that this advertisement and the bid specifications may also be viewed on our website: www.agsa.co.za, by clicking on the Tenders link.