SMMES - BUSINESS GROWTH/RESILIENCE FACILITY

BENEFITTING SMMES

Businesses geared to take advantage of supply opportunities resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic or shortage of goods in the local market.

QUALIFYING CRITERIA

  • The business must have been registered with CIPC by at least 28 February 2020;

  • Company must be 100% owned by South African Citizens;

  • Employees must be 70% South Africans;

  • Priority will be given to businesses owned by Women, Youth and People with Disabilities;

  • Be registered and compliant with SARS and UIF;

  • For non-compliant Micro businesses, Seda will assist them to comply and request for
    assistance must be sent to: growthfund@seda.org.za;

  • Registration on the National SMME Database: https://smmesa.gov.za/

  • Complete the simplified online application form available from www.dsbd.gov.za;
    www.sefa.org.za: https://seda.org.za

  • CIPC Registration Documents;

  • FICA documents (e.g. Municipal accounts, letter from traditional authority);

  • ID Copies of Directors/members;

  • 3 months Bank Statements;

  • Latest Annual Financial Statements or Management Accounts not older than three months from date of application;

  • Business Profile;

  • 6 months Cash Flow Projections – where applicable;

  • Relevant Industry Certification – where applicable;

  • Estimations for funding requested.

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

  • Register on https://smmesa.gov.za/

  • Complete online Application Form (to be released on Thursday, 02 April 2020);

  • Upload Required Supporting Documents

  • Guidelines for Business Growth Resilience Facility Application

(+27) 12 394 3919

/   (+27) 860 663 7867

Fax: (+27) 861 843 384

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Pretoria
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