Ref: SABFS028/2023
Title: Appointment of legal firms to be part of the South African board for sheriffs legal panel (panel of attorneys)
Issuer: South African Board for Sheriffs (“SABFS”)
Issue date: 01-11-2023
Sector: Legal Services
Closing date: 14-11-2023
Closing time: 17:00
Compulsory meeting: No
Meeting date: N/A

Description: Appointment of legal firms to be part of the South African board for sheriffs legal panel (panel of attorneys)
Tender number: SABFS028/2023
Closing date and time: 14/11/2023 at 17:00


The South African Board for Sheriffs (“SABFS”) is a statutory body created under section 7 of the Sheriffs Act 90 of 1986 (“the Act”), with primary objectives centered around upholding the reputation, enhancing the status, and improving the training standards and functions performed by sheriffs. The overall functions of the SABFS are outlined in section 16 of the Sheriffs Act.

The SABFS seeks to appoint various external legal firms to be established as a panel to provide professional legal services when required by the SABFS for a period of three (3) years. The panel so established will be responsible for assisting the SABFS to fulfil its mandate by providing general litigation and legal services pertaining to matters which might impact the SABFS as and when the need arises.

Based on the aforesaid, the SABFS requests proposals from capable legal firms with good standing within the legal fraternity.

All inquiries relating to the tender must be communicated in writing only by no later than 12:00 p.m. on 14 November 2023. All written communication should be sent to the following email address only: proposals@sheriffs.org.za, Subject Heading SABFS028/2023 – Panel of attorneys.

All applicants are strictly forbidden to communicate with the office of the South African Board for Sheriffs in respect of their application, other than through the required communication channels as stipulated in this document.

Each applicant is required to submit one (1) softcopy to proposals@sheriffs.org.za, no later than the stipulated closing date and time.

The SABFS is not obliged to accept any applications and has the right to withdraw and/or amend tender specifications at its sole discretion.

see document for more details
see: https://www.sa-tenders.co.za/sites/default/files/tor_-_sabfs028.2023_-_p…