Lexis® Practical Guidance: Procurement


Practical Guidance Procurement focuses on public procurement and supply chain management in South Africa. Guidance is provided on key pieces of procurement legislation, including the Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999, the Local Government: Municipal Finance Management Act 56 of 2003, Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act 5 of 2000 and the Broad-Based Black Empowerment Act 53 of 2003. Practical Guidance Procurement outlines essential process and procedure, and provides users with access to official forms and templates, and other best practice resources.

  • Procurement risk management
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Demand management framework
  • Contract management
  • Strategy development
  • Sourcing and logistics
  • International and strategic sourcing
  • Quotation and tender process
  • Market analysis
  • Negotiations in procurement
  • Logistics and warehousing
  • More than 32 Topics
  • Over 100 Guidance Notes
  • In excess of 50 Forms, Precedents and Checklists
  • Up-to-date Legislation & Case Law
  • Commentary references
  • Other Useful Resources such as flowcharts, external websites and additional readings
  • Asset disposal register template
  • Factors to consider when selecting a service provider
  • Declaration of bidders past supply chain interactions
  • Criteria for selecting suppliers for development
  • Contract for the supply of goods or services
  • Procurement policy
  • Supplier contract
  • Declaration certificate for local production and content forms
  • Requirements for open tendering
  • Tender notice templates
  • Procurement cycle diagram
  • Four quadrant model
  • B-BBEE points reference system
  • Guides for implementing procurement plans and SITA guidelines