Extension of SLA between AON (PTY) Ltd and Garden Route District Municipality for 3 months

Garden Route District Municipality (GRDM) Council has appointed AON (underwritten by Lion of Africa) during the 2015/2016 financial year, after a competitive bidding process was followed (Tender E/02/15-16). AON was appointed for a 3-year period to provide insurance coverage to council. On 27 February 2019, the GRDM Council discussed and approved the extension for three months from 1 April 2019 – 30 June 2019, having due regards for the requirements as per section 116 of the Municipal Finance Management Act 56 of 2003 in order to allow Council to conclude the tender processes.

AON is willing to continue to render the contracted services to GRDM for the said 3-month extension period to conclude the tender process.

In terms of Section 116 of the Municipal Finance Management Act, Act 56 of 2003, a contract of agreement procured through the Supply Chain Management policy, may be amended by parties, but only after the local community has been given reasonable notice of the intention to amend the contract or agreement.”

The local community is henceforth invited to provide comments, if any, in writing to Mr Monde Stratu, Municipal Manager, Garden Route District Municipality, 54 York Street, George or e-mail pa.mm@gardenroute.gov.za before 26 March 2019.

For any information about the above, contact the Manager: BTO/AFS/Assets, Ms L Hoek at louise@gardenroute.gov.co.za