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Call for Nomination of Members to the cidb National Stakeholder Forum

The cidb is calling for nominations of construction industry stakeholders to serve on the National Stakeholder Forum for the period 2018 -2020. Nominees must be people who are active in the construction industry, with relevant knowledge, experience and expertise of the industry. The NSF is established in terms of section 13 of the CIDB Act 38 of 2000. Its role is to advise the Minister and the cidb Board on matters affecting construction industry development. It meets with the Minister at least once a year. The cidb is looking for people who can  help shape the future of the cidb Register of Contractors through their knowledge, experience and expertise, as it embarks on the overhaul of the Register in the period ahead. Nominations on a prescribed form must be accompanied by nominees profile. Click here for the prescribed nomination form. 


cidb KwaZulu Natal Provincial Office Registration System Temporarily Offline   

Please note that the registration system at the cidb KZN Provincial Office is offline and as a result applications cannot be processed. We are doing everything within our power to resolve the problem speedily. We will advise you as soon as the system is back online. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.  


Construction Monitor - July 2018

The cidb Construction Monitor (previously called the cidb Quarterly Monitor) provides an overview of the contracting sector in South Africa.  This 2nd quarter instalment of the publication places emphasis on Contractor Development.  




Compliance Monitor - July 2018 

The 2nd quarter cidb Compliance Monitor providing indicators of the level of compliance to i-tender/ Register of Projects by public sector construction client is now available. 




Confidence Ticks Lower for Both General Builders and Civil Contractors in 2018Q2

Pretoria 02 July, 2018: General building confidence, as measured by the cidb SME business conditions survey, fell by 3 notches to 33 index points in 2018Q2. Confidence deteriorated as underlying indicators remained at weak levels relative to their long-term averages. Constraints to operating conditions were largely unchanged barring the rating of insufficient demand for new building work which increased.



Q2 - SME Business Condition Survey, June 2018

Read about the contractor's sentiments on business conditions in the construction industry in our 2nd quarter SME Business Conditions Survey released in June 2018. The Business Conditions Survey measures business sentiment among contractors in cidb Grades 3 to 7.




cidb Newsletter: Concrete Issue 12

Download a copy of the latest cidb Concrete newsletter and read about the cidb Board Deputy Chairperson: Mboniseni DlaminiBending the regulations to benefit the small guy; Smoothing over the cracks in the road to safer construction; and much more. Read here


The Postal Address for cidb Northern Cape Office has Changed

Our postal address for the cidb Provincial Office in Kimberly, Northern Cape has changed. In future please send mail to the following postal address: cidb Head Office, PO Box 2107, Brooklyn Square, 0075. 


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