News & Events

Local Contractors’ should join forces for a better future

Dear Contractors, the client community, stakeholders and the reader of this maiden publication of THE CITIZEN CONTRACTORS’ Magazine, please accept a warm hand shake from the desk of Association of Citizen Contractors Tanzania (ACCT)’s Executive Secretary

I am writing to extend a welcoming hand to you and to request you to go on reading this publication which will be on the street every three months. The Quarterly magazine is set to become one of the ACCT’s key pillars in serving its members and also reaching out to members of the public, government, stakeholders and the clients. This is a very important tool of development and communication and I am glad that after several attempts by the ACCT team to get it rolling, it is finally in the readers’ hands.

SEMINAR on Thursday 1st Dec.2016 and Friday 2nd Dec. 2016

SEMINAR ON “UNDERSTANDING AMENDMENTS TO PROCUREMENT AND TAX LAWS OF 2016 WHICH ARE RELEVANT TO CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY”.

Association of Citizen Contractors Tanzania - ACCT invite all construction stakeholders to attend a two days seminar on "Understanding amendments to Procurement and Tax laws of 2016 which are relevant to construction industry".

CRB TRAINING COURSE ON BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SKILLS

The Contractors Registration Board wishes to inform all Contractors that the training course on Business Management Skills (Module SC 180/ MC 280) will take place in Dar es Salaam at the Dar es Salaam Convention Centre, PPF Tower starting at 8:30 am on Monday 24th to 28th October, 2016. This practice-oriented course will cover Entrepreneurship, Developing Business Ideas & Plans, Building Businesses, Financial Management Essentials, Marketing Aspects, Basic Business Operations and Human Resources, Funding Decision of Business, Life cycle of the Business and Corporate Governance Issues.

The fees for the course is 250,000/= per person for Registered Contractors and 300,000/= for non contractors.

ACCT has shifted its banking activities to NMB.

Kindly be informed that ACCT has shifted its banking activities to NMB.
The following are banks details.
Bank: NMB
Branch: SINZA
Acc Name: ASSOCIATION OF CITIZEN CONTRACTORS TANZANIA
Acc No (Tsh) : 22210010340 ( this is for annual fee, and various
contributions issued in Tanzania Shillings - TSH)
Acc No (usd): 22210010345 (this is for study tour and various contributions
issued in United State Dollars - USD)
Escrow Acc - (TSH): 22210010341 (this is for saving capital investment for
establishing Wajenzi Bank)
Kindly be guided accordingly.
Best regards
Ms. ANGELA JOSEPH
EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

STUDY TOUR IN SOUTH KOREA

Kindly be informed that the Indonesia Embassy together with the Ministry of Public Works and Housing of Indonesia invited ACCT to visit Indonesia during its study tour to South Korea.
To us we see this as a great honor and opportunity for our future plan on business as construction industry is concern. During the visit in Indonesia the delegation will get the opportunity to attend the largest Indonesia’s B2B exhibition (31st Trade Expo Indonesia 2016) to better explore the potentials and opportunities of business ventures and investment.
In view of the above fact our study tour will include two countries SOUTH KOREA and INDONESIA; there will be a top up of participation fee of USD 600 only which is the flight cost.
Therefore participation fee will be as follows:
MEMBERS – USD 4,900
NON MEMBERS – USD 5,400
I wish you good preparation for the tour with a note that the demand is too high therefore the first in first saved principle will apply. The deadline for confirmation is 15/8/2016.
Best regards
Ms. ANGELA JOSEPH
EXECUTIVE SECRETARY
Association of Citizen Contractors Tanzania (ACCT);
Kijitonyama; Chui street Plot no. 488; Block 10
P.O Box 14666; Dar es salaam; Tanzania;
Contact; +255 762 074 441
Email: info@acct.co.tz; Website: www.acct.co.tz

Govt adopts strategy to promote local contractors

The government has reiterated its commitment to reserve multi-billion shilling construction projects funded by the country’s taxpayers, for qualified local contractors.

This was said here over the weekend by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works, Communications and Transport in charge of Works sector, Engineer Joseph Nyamhanga, when officiating at the opening ceremony of a two- day Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association of Citizen Contractors Tanzania (ACCT).

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