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Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (Act No. 53 of 2003)

Amended Codes of Good Practice (2017)

Amended Code Series CSC500: Measurement of the Preferential Procurement and Supplier Development Element of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment in the Construction Sector

Statement CSC500: The General Principles for Measuring the Socio-Economic Development Element

Annexe CSC500 (B)


A: Qualifying contributions of indicators 2.4.1, 2.4.2 and 2.4.3 are measurable on the following basis:




A is the score achieved in respect of the indicator in 2.4.1, 2.4.2 and 2.4.3, whichever the case may

be, of the Socio-Economic Development scorecard.


B in the case of paragraphs 2.4.1 and 2.4.3 is the value of all Qualifying Socio-Economic

Contributions of the Measured Entity relevant to that indicator, that have become payable during the

Measurement Period and weighted in accordance with Annexe CSC500 (A) – Benefit Factor Matrix

read together with per paragraphs 3.2.2 to 3.2.4, expressed as a percentage of the NPAT.


B in the case of paragraph 2.4.2 is the percentage of the Measured Entity’s spend in paragraph

2.4.1 that was spent towards currently disadvantaged communities.


C is the compliance Target in respect of the Qualifying Socio-Economic Contributions as specified in

the SED scorecard for indicator 2.4.1. 2.4.2 and 2.4.3 respectively


D is the Weighting point allocated to indicator 2.4.1, 2.4.2 and 2.4.3 under the Socio-Economic

Development scorecard in Statement CSC500.