BlackPages.co.za exists for one simple reason: to make it as easy as possible for you to source, find and do business with empowered or black-owned businesses in South Africa, for the sake of growing the South African econnomy through practical, meaningful broad-based black economic empowerment.
BlackPages.co.za is a powerful, easy-to-use, premium web and mobile business directory for you to find, rate and review BEE accredited businesses. If your company has a BEE certificate and you’d like to make it easy for the public and procurement professionals to find and do business with you, then you need to list your business on BlackPages.co.za…it’s as simple as that.
Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) is a legislated government policy aimed at rectifying the South African economy, growing the middle class, reducing unemployment and ensuring that all citizens have an equitable stake in the economy. As of 1 May 2014, new government legislation will be coming into effect to ensure that BEE is more properly implemented and to close the many loopholes which companies have been exploiting.
FACT: South Africa is one of the most unequal countries on earth…the sad part is that it really doesn’t have to be that way!!
If we’re going to change the economy, we need to change the way we spend our money and specifically, spend money with businesses that are committed to economic transformation. Soon, the public will know that they can find these businesses quickly and easily when they use BlackPages.co.za.
BEE certification is a legal requirement when applying for tenders or working with corporates. If your company already has a BEE certificate, then why not get exposure and benefit from this compliance by listing on the country’s leading, targeted BEE director