More (Draft) Amendments to the B-BBEE Codes

  • June 26, 2018

The Department of Trade and Industry gazetted more proposed amendments to the Generic B-BBEE Codes on Friday 15 June 2018. The draft amendments are open for public comment until 14 August 2018. Once the draft amendments to the Generic Codes…

B-BBEE Reporting Requirements effective April 1st

  • May 11, 2018

Additional reporting obligations for JSE listed companies regarding B-BBEE compliance which will be effective for all reporting to the B-BBEE Commission as from 1 April 2018. The B-BBEE Commissioner recently issued an explanatory notice providing further details on the information…

Radical Transformation – Good or Bad

  • July 20, 2017

The term Radical Transformation is the new buzzword in BEE. But what does this mean? Is this something that one must embrace or oppose? As with beauty, whether transformation is radical or not, is in the eye of the beholder….

The Recognition of Enterprise – and Supplier Development Loans

  • July 20, 2017

Entities intending making Enterprise – and Supplier Development (“ESD”) contributions towards 51% Black-owned Exempt Micro Enterprises (“EME”) and 51% Black-owned Qualifying Small Enterprise (“QSE”), can do so through loans which is either interest-bearing or interest-free, amongst other forms of contributions….