Status: Closed |  Closed on: 23 October 2020

SANBI: NZG375/2020

Request for bids for the appointment of a contractor to design, supply, install and commission a new aquarium control system for the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) at the National Zoological Garden in Pretoria

Important documents

Note that for this tender, the following Pre-Qualification: A valid certified copy or original Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Status Level 2 or Higher.

Application process

Download the relevant documents listed on this page to learn about the application process and download Government Procurement Conditions of Contract.

Tenders can be submitted in the tender box located in the reception area of the Biodiversity Building at the Pretoria National Botanical Garden,

2 Cussonia Avenue, Brummeria, Pretoria, during office hours on or before 23 October 2020, 11:00.

Normal office hours are from 08:00 – 16:00 Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, submissions may be posted to the following address:

Deputy Director: Supply Chain Management
The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI)
Private Bag X101

Tender Number: SANBI: NZG375/2020

Note:   E-mailed and faxed submissions will not be accepted. Late submissions will be disqualified.

SANBI SCM Representative:

Closes: Friday, 23 October 2020
Time: 11:00
Location: Pretoria


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