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“Owned” means having all the customary elements of ownership, including the right of decision-making and sharing all the risks and profits commensurate with the degree of ownership interests as demonstrated by an examination of the substance, rather than the form of ownership arrangements.
“Parliament” means Parliament of the Republic of South Africa as set out in Chapter Four of the Constitution.
“Person” includes reference to a juristic person.
“Project site” where applicable, means the place indicated in bidding documents.
“Purchaser” means the organization purchasing the goods.
“Rand value” means the total estimated value of a contract in Rand denomination that is calculated at the time of the bid invitations, and includes all applicable taxes and excise duties.
“Republic” or “RSA” means the Republic of South Africa.
“RFP” means Request for Proposal.
“RFT” means Request for Tender.
“RFQ” means Request for Quotation.
“SCC” means the Special Conditions of Contract.
“Secretary” means the Secretary to Parliament.
“Services” means those functional services ancillary to the supply of the goods, such as transportation and any other incidental services, such as installation, commissioning, provision of technical assistance, training, catering, gardening, security, maintenance and other such obligations of the supplier covered under the contract.
“Specific contract participation goals” means the goals as stipulated in the Preferential Procurement Regulations, 2001. In addition to above-mentioned goals, the Regulations [12. (1)] also make provision for organs of State to give particular consideration to procuring locally manufactured products.
“Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) bears the same meaning assigned to this expression in the National Small Business Act, 1996 (Act 102 of 1996).
Procurement of Catering Services forTaking Parliament to the People: T9/2/2010