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Established by Act 38 of 2000, cidb helps to transform the construction industry through inclusivity, high ethical standards, and amplifies contributions made by industry participants towards South Africa’s economy & society. All government institutions must register their projects in the Register of Projects. 

Contractors must apply for grading through the cidb to become listed in the Register of Contractors and subsequently advance their business opportunities. All firms providing consultancy to clients and contracts in the building environment, must comply with the cidb.

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As the cidb we’re here to help guide you through the labyrinth of regulations and latest standards, putting you at the top of your game.
Registering with the cidb has its benefits, allowing contractors access to tender for all government projects.  
At cidb, we strive to develop thriving partnerships through effective procurement practices and world-class construction standards.  

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Scam Alert

Beware of a recent scam targeting contractors using a fake cidb email account to extort money. Scammers are targeting contractors with promises of upgrades and 3-year renewals for a fee. Don’t fall for it! Verify all communications directly with us before making any payments to a third party. Check email addresses carefully. Our legitimate cidb emails end with Contact our support team directly at 086 100 2432 to confirm any suspicious requests. Stay vigilant and protect your business from fraudulent activities.

The cidb Mpumalanga Provincial Office has relocated

The cidb Mpumalanga Provincial Office has relocated to 15 Samora Machel Drive, Promenade Mall, Nelspruit – Regus Offices, First Floor. The office staff members are only reachable via email until the new telephone details becomes available. We look forward to serving you at our new office.