South African Tourism Australia opens PR tender

South African Tourism is a statutory body whose main object is to promote tourism to and within South Africa, by marketing the country as a tourism destination both internationally and domestically. Although accountable to Parliament in South Africa, South African Tourism is an independent and impartial organisation affiliated to the Government of the Republic of South Africa.

As a South African Government agency operating in Australia, our organisation is compelled to operate within the confines of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) of The Republic of South Africa which have been established to secure transparency, accountability, and sound management of the revenue, expenditure, assets and liabilities of all South African Government Agencies.

Section 217 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, prescribes that goods and services must be contracted through a system that is fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost-effective where every potential supplier is given the opportunity to offer goods and services to South African Tourism when needed. 

South African Tourism (SAT) based in Sydney, Australia, is extending an invitation to reputable PR and integrated marketing services agencies with good track records to submit proposals in a bid to be appointed, on a non-exclusive basis, to deliver PR and Integrated Marketing Services to SAT Australasia for a period of three years with an option to extend for two years at the sole discretion of SAT.

The detailed scope of services and tender requirements has been included in the bid document (RFP - SAT Australia 004/18) which will be available from Friday 8 June 2018 on:

Completed documents together with 1 original proposal, 3 hard copies and 4 electronic copies (PDF format) (submitted in one sealed envelope) must be hand delivered or sent by courier to the following address by no later than 12h00 on Thursday, 05 July 2018:

Ms Vikki Ma, country finance manager, South African Tourism, Suite 302, 117 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Tel: 02 9261 5000.

All inquiries may be directed to:

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