Viable Sourcing
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Viable Sourcing Solution for Stellenbosch University

​​​​​In the negotiations between the Unions and Stellenbosch University (SU) during the course of 2016 regarding insourcing and outsourcing, the parties agreed to a process of Viable Sourcing. Viable Sourcing is defined as a system and process whereby the University, in a transparent manner, taking into account input of various stakeholders, decides on the optimal vehicle for the provision of essential services to the University. To this end SU is committed to a process of Viable Sourcing when an essential services contract is due for renewal or a requirement for a service arises.


Stellenbosch University is commencing with the viable sourcing process for the following services:

Viable Sourcing Solution for Building Fabric and Plumbing Maintenance Services for Stellenbosch University Main Campus​Viable Sourcing Solution for Cleaning Services for Stellenbosch University’s Stellenbosch & Tygerberg Campus Student Centres