RFT NO: HO/1011/2018/02
APPOINTMENT OF A RATING AGENCY FOR ISSUER RATINGS
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL) invites tenders from capable and highly experience rating agency for issuer ratings
The agreement will be for three (3) years from the date of award.
The primary criteria in selection, apart from costs, will be the degree to which the bidder can demonstrate appropriate knowledge and expertise as well as the bidder’s equity profile of management, ownership and implementation as required in the industry specific charter for this tender.
B-BBEE PRE-QUALIFICATION CRITERIA
Only service providers with a B-BBEE contributor status level of 1 - 4, are eligible to tender.
EVALUATION PROCESS (Eligibility & Functionality Testing, if responsive, then Price & BBBEE Points in terms of (80/20 or 90/10 Evaluation Principle)
DEADLINE FOR TENDER QUERIES
Enquiries in relation to this RFT will not be entertained after 17h00 on 23 May 2018.
The enquiries will be consolidated and SANRAL will issue one response and such response will be posted, within two days after the last day of enquiries.
All dates and times in this RFT are South African standard time. Any time or date in this RFT is subject to change at SANRAL’s discretion. The establishment of a time or date in this bid does not create an obligation on the part of SANRAL to take any action, or create any right in any way for any bidder to demand that any action be taken on the date established. The bidder accepts that if SANRAL extends the deadline for bid submission (the Closing Date) for any reason, the requirements of this RFT apply equally to the extended deadline.
Responses to this RFT received from bidders will be valid for a period of 120 calendar days counted from the bid closing date
Bids received after the closing date and time [01 June 2018 at 14h00], at the address indicated in the bid documents, will not be accepted for consideration and where practicable, be returned unopened to the Bidder(s).
Tender documents are available at no cost in electronic format, downloadable from the SANRAL website
NO COMPULSORY CLARIFICATION MEETING
CLOSING TIME FOR TENDER SUBMISSION
The closing time for receipt of tenders is 14h00 on 01 June 2018.
The tender documents must be hand-delivered to SANRAL’s Northern Region Office, 38 Ida Street, Menlo Park, Pretoria (GPS dms (WGS84) 25˚ 46̍ 39.9 ̎ S and 28˚ 16̍ 29.4̎ E)
Telegraphic, telephonic, telex, email, facsimile and late tenders will not be accepted.
The bidder(s) are required to submit two (2) hard copies of each file being one (1) original and one (1) duplicate and one (1) CD-ROM with the contents of each file by the Closing date [01 June 2018 at 14h00]. Each file and CD-ROM must be marked correctly and sealed separately for ease of reference during the evaluation process.
Enquiries regarding this RFT must be submitted in writing to SANRAL at the following address:
Bidding procedure enquiries may be directed to:
Attention: Brian Mathebula
Fax: 012- 844 8200
Date Posted: 2018-05-04
Closing Date: Jun 01, 2018