WHAT THEY DO: BizPortal is a platform developed by the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) to offer company registration and related services in a simple seamless digital way. It is completely paperless and was developed in response to the quest of improving the ease of doing business in South Africa, specifically, starting a business.
HOW TO REACH THEM: www.bizportal.gov.za
WHAT THEY DO: The SBI exists positively influence the environment for SMEs in South Africa. Small and medium size enterprises create jobs and power economies. They stand for a free-market approach to growing SMEs, creating jobs, and providing ethical leadership. They envision a country where small- and medium-sized businesses are supported by thoughtful, evidence-based policy that limits obstacles to their success and sustainability and the private sector works to eliminate structural obstacles to competition, access to markets and effective entry into supply chains.
HOW TO REACH THEM: www.smallbusinessinstitute.co.za