Development of the B-BBEE Sector Code for the Events, Technical, and Production Services Industry Extended Deadline

The Transformation Forum for the Event, Technical, and Production Services industry has extended the consultation period for developing the B-BBEE sector code.

Consultations began in 2021/2022 with webinars, followed by physical consultations across provincial clusters in 2022/2023 and province-to-province consultations in 2023/2024.

A draft B-BBEE Sector code has been created with significant recommendations, focusing on five key elements:

1. Ownership
2. Management control
3. Skills Development and Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment
4. Enterprise Development and Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment
5. Socio-Economic Development and Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment

Companies and individuals interested or affected are invited to participate by reviewing the draft and submitting written recommendations and comments on the overall code, paying attention to the weightings and targets of each scorecard proposed by the ETPF. The deadline for submissions has been extended to April 30, 2024. Following April 30th, the ETPTF will review the received recommendations and comments to update the draft for the Gazetting stage. Stakeholders will receive updates on the Gazetting process. Submissions and comments can be emailed to co************@ip*.za with accompanying motivations for input by the 25th April 2024