EXEMPT MICRO ENTERPRISES



Any enterprise with an annual total revenue of R10 million or less is regarded as an Exempt Micro Enterprise. This is not applicable to entities in Transport sector who are regarded as an EME if they have a turnover of less than R 5 million. If entity is less than 51% black owned it gets an affidavit and automatically gets a level 4. If entity is 51%-99% black owned it also gets an affidavit and means they are a level 2. If the Entity is 100% black owned , it qualifies for an automatic level 1. Companies classified as EME under the Transport Sector are required to do a BEE certificate or a letter from the accountant, while the BEP and the contractor companies under the construction code may be required to submit a bee certificate.