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Supply Chain Management Notice
Application for Registration on Database

important Paragraph 14(1)(a) of the Municipal Supply Chain Management Policy states that the municipality must keep a list of accredited prospective providers of goods and services that must be used for the procurement requirements.   

Saldanha Bay Municipality has decided to accept an invitation from Provincial Treasury to join the Western Cape Supplier Database (WCSD) with the view of using one centralized database.   This decision was taken based on the advantages it holds for our suppliers as well as our organization’s procurement processes.   All prospective providers of municipal goods and/or services are hereby requested to register their business with the WCSD.

The usage of the WCSD will come into effect from 01 July 2015.  REGISTRATION WILL BE COMPULSORY IN ORDER TO CONDUCT BUSINESS WITH SALDANHA BAY MUNICIPALITY. Registration on the WCSD is at no cost for a supplier. Please click here for application forms and relevant documents which is needed for registration.

The database will be used to verify the accreditation of a supplier before an award can be made.
All prospective suppliers should be aware of the amended codes of good practice under section 9 (1) of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act as issued by the Minister of Trade and Industry (Gazette No.36928) on 11 October 2013. Enquiries can be made to Mr C de Bruyn and Mr B Louw at 022-701 6940.

Draft Sport Master Plan

Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 21 of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, 32 of 2000 that the Municipality compiled a Draft Sport Master Plan to establish strategies, programs and projects that can be implemented to improve the level of sporting facilities and activities within the Saldana Bay area. In fulfilling the Municipalities Constitutional mandate to develop and provide local sport facilities the Saldanha Bay Municipality compiled a Sport Master Plan to guide and direct the development of sport and the future development of sport facilities.

In terms of Section 21A (2) the Sport Master Plan will be made available at the under mentioned venues for scrutiny and the community, sport codes and ward committee are invited to submit written comments or representations to the Municipality. Further detail may be obtained from the Director: Community & Operational Services at 022-7017177. Written comments or representations must reach the Municipality on or before 25 May 2015 to be considered and included in the plan for final consideration by Council.

A copy of the Draft Sport Master Plan will be available at the following venues:

•Vredenburg Admin •Buller Sentrum •Housing Department •Vredenburg Library
•Louwville Offices •Paternoster Offices •Paternoster Library •Saldanha Offices
•Saldanha Library •Diazville Offices •Diazville Library •Langebaan Offices
•Langebaan Library •Thusong Centre •Hopefield Offices •Hopefield Library
•Sandy Point Offices Sandy Point Library •Laingville Offices •Laingville Library

Please direct any enquiries to Mr Marais at 022-701-7177 during office hours. Send your comments and inputs to mun@sbm.gov.za or Private Bag X12, Vredenburg, 7380.

Driving Licence and Motor Registration Centres open on Saturdays

Saldanha Bay Municipality's Driving Licence and Motor Registration Centres in Vredenburg will be open on Saturdays, on a fortnight basis from February 2015 to June 2015.

For more information, please contact Mr Gordon Swarts on 022 701 6926/6927 for driving licences, or Ms Dalene Williams on 022 701 7029 for motor registrations.

Dates open Operational hours
Saturday, 28 March 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 11 April 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 25 April 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 9 May 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 23 May 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 6 June 2015 08h00 - 13h30
Saturday, 20 June 2015 08h00 - 13h30

Department of Home Affairs visits: March 2015

The Department of Home Affairs will visit the Saldanha Bay Municipal area on the following days during March 2015:

Date Time Venue
25 March 2015 10h00 - 14h00 Community Hall, Paternoster
26 March 2015 10h00 - 14h00 Community Hall, Diazville
31 March 2015 10h00 - 14h00 Community Hall, Louwville

The Department is now actively targeting schools in the area and working with the IEC to assist with the registration of children who have become 16 years of age since the last election.

For more information contact Mr GN Kotze on 022 482 8240

SARS Visits

The South African Revenue Services (SARS) will visit the Saldanha Bay Municipal area on the followings days:

Date Time Venue
31 March 2015 09h00 - 16h00 Skilpad Hall, Vredenburg
01 April 2015 09h00 - 13h00 Skilpad Hall, Vredenburg

Registration on Municipal SMS Database

Register your cellphone number or update your personal details on the municipal SMS database to receive messages related to emergency situations (floods, fires, power outages and pipe bursts), notices and announcements in te Saldanha Bay Municipal Area.

Submit your SMS database registration form to any Saldanha Bay Municipal office. You can also fax your form to
(022) 715-1518 or submit via email to register@sbm.gov.za.


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