Following President Ramaphosa’s declaration of COVID-19 pandemic as a National State of Disaster; the Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) has identified SMMEs and Cooperatives as essential contributing partners in assisting the Country to combat this national and global pandemic.

To this end, DSBD has published a Request For Information (RFI) for SMMEs and Cooperatives in the following areas to participate:

  • Food and Household Essential Products
  • Fabric/ Cloth Face Masks