SABF enterprise development programme – closing date extended

15/03/2017 / South African Book Fair

Exhibit at the South African Book Fair, 8 – 10 September 2017, Museum Africa, Newtown, Johannesburg. The SABDC invites registered SMME publishers to apply for the exhibition subsidy. The SABDC encourages SMME publishers and entrepeneurs in the book sector to participate in the annual national book fair. The required forms are attached to this post.

The South African Book Development Council (SABDC) in association with Publishers’ Association of South Africa (PASA) and the Fibre Processing & Manufacturing Seta (FP&M Seta) have the intention to utilize the SABF, as a platform to increase access to mainstream opportunities.

Through the SABF exhibitor subsidies, it aims to encourage SMME publishers’ and entrepreneurs in the book sector to participate in the annual national book fair.

The Enterprise Development Programme supports greater growth in the South African book sector, as it forms part of a broader SABDC growth strategy and BBBEE. It aim is to ensure creation and production of high quality books, through diverse players that meet the needs of all South Africans.

The SABDC invites registered publishers to join us and exhibit at SABF – 8th – 10th September 2017 – Museum Africa – Lilian Ngoyi Str, Newtown, Johannesburg.


Application forms are available from the SABDC offices at 021-914-8626/7 , or can be downloaded below.

SABF -Call for Applications 2017

SABF – Enterprise Development Programme – Funding Requirements

Enterprise Development – Development Programme Application Form 2017