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Invitation To Tender
The Western Cape Department of Health hereby invites Service Providers within the Facilities Management Sector to bid for the provision of Integrated Facilities Management Services (IFMS) for the Western Cape Rehabilitation Centre and Lentegeur Psychiatric Hospital under the control of the Department of Health: Western Cape Government, for a period of eight years. Click here for details.

SAFMA Awards 2017/18 - Call for Sponsors
The ceremony will take place in February 2018. If you are interested in sponsoring or co-sponsoring this black tie event please contact me on or 011 463 3904.  

Awards Dinner Sponsor Benefits:                                           

Branding at the Awards ceremony gala dinner
Logo exposure in all printed materials including magazine advertising, banners, trophies and certificates.
Logo exposure on the Awards page of the SAFMA website.
2 x passes to attend the Gala Dinner prize giving.
Recognition of sponsorship in all newsletters advertising the Awards and leading up to the Awards Ceremony – targeted circulation of more than 3000 people. Entries closed on 01 November 2017.

Latest FM Research
The recently published SAFMA FM Industry Research Report presented at the Annual Conference & the Severst FM South Africa Survey published recently are now available in the knowledge bank. Members can log into their SAFMA profile to view the documents.

Internship Guidelines

SAFMA does not have the capacity to run a full internship programme at this stage, however, as a service to our members and in order to grow the Industry; guidelines have been developed for our members use. SAFMA will keep a folder of curriculum-vitae’s of students and/or recent graduates on line which will be made available to prospective employers at their request.  These can be accessed by emailing the SAFMA offices at

Companies / organisations that take on interns based on these guidelines will be acknowledged by SAFMA at the end of the period of internship once written confirmation is received from both the employer and intern.

SANS1752 Strategic Facilities Management System – Requirements was approved by SABS on the 10 March, after years of development, public consultation and hard work by various stakeholders within the FM industry! This ground-breaking standard marks the first FM standard developed in SA, and the standard will serve as a baseline for ISO Standard 410001, which is currently being developed worldwide. For those who are keen to get a copy of the standard, go online to:

https://store.sabs/sans-1752-ed-1-00-1 (Price: R441.18)