Enterprise Development HUB

Welcome to the Transnet Enterprise Development Hub​

“We want to be admired by our stakeholders as a leader in customer excellence, innovation and satisfaction; as a brand that unleashes the promise of the new South Africa; and for being a magnet for the best South African talent.” 


T he Transnet Enterprise Development Hub in collaboration with Department Of Small Business, Small Enterprise Development Agency (SEDA), National Youth Development Agency (NYDA), South African Revenue Services (SARS), Gauteng Enterprise Propeller (GEP), as well as Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) with the intention to reflect a coordinated Government effort around Enterprise Development.

Upon success of the ED Hub based at the Transnet Head office at Carlton Centre in Johannesburg, we have established other ED Hubs in 3 provinces, namely: Eastern Cape, Western Cape and Northern Cape and are in process of opening 2 Hubs in Limpopo and Mpumalanga.

The typical services that SMMEs can expect at the Transnet Enterprise Development Hub include:

Business development and support Services
Financial support
Procurement Advisory services
Central Supplier Database Registration and Queries (CSD) Services
TAX, PAYE, VAT and other related services
Training (contact branch for more information.)

Other Transnet related programmes

It is Transnet’s objective to create Enterprise Development initiatives that will create and expand opportunities for small businesses. These initiatives will target black owned enterprises with a turnover of less than R35 million to cover a broad range of designated groups with a key focus on:
Start-up and Micro Enterprises in identified rural areas
Black Woman Owned Enterprises
Black Youth Owned Enterprises​​
People Living with Disabilities Owned Enterprises


For more information on these Enterprise Development programmes please visit "Documents".​

Our Partners

SEDA will provide the following specialised services:
Business Assessment and Diagnostic Tools
Business Management
Human Resource Management
Legal Issues

SEDA will also facilitate the provision of the followingDti’s services i.e.
The Black Business SD Programme
The Co-operative Incentive Scheme
The SEDA Technology Programme
The Capital Projects Feasibility Programme
The Critical Infrastructure Programme
The Manufacturing Competitiveness Enhancement Programme
GEP will provide the following specialised services:
Developing, supporting and providing funding to SMME's and Co-operatives in Gauteng
Providing pre and post investment business support services in line with its legislated mandate
Helping enterprises improve business efficiency by providing them with information, advice and guidance on business issues
Giving access to support skills and capabilities normally only available to big business

SARS will provide the following services:
Advise, support and provide guidance on policies, documents and initiatives relating to SME's
Receive suggestions, enquiries and comments regarding various related issues in respect of taxes and services available to SME's

NYDA will provide the following services:
Career Guidance
Jobs Database & Matching Service
Co-operatives Support
Youth Volunteering
Business Opportunity Support Services
Grant Programme
Second Chance Programme
Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund
Youth Build Programme
National Youth Service Programme
Entrepreneurship Development Programme
Volunteer Business Mentorship Programme
Business Consultancy Service Programme

CIPC will provide the following services:
Business Registration
Annual returns
BBBEE Certificates and Sworn Affidavits
Contact Details
Tel: 011 308 1423 / 4123
Email: edhub@transnet.net
Physical Address
Carlton Centre
Level 200 (Next to ABSA Bank)
150 Commissioner Street
Johannesburg, 2001
Operating Hours
Monday – Friday: 08:00-15:30
Closed weekends and
public holidays
Western Cape - Saldhana
Tel: 022 714 1731
Email: edhubsald@transnet.net
Physical Address
Tonyn Street
White City
Operating Hours
Monday – Friday: 08:00-16:00
Closed weekends and
public holidays
Northern Cape - De Aar
Tel: 053 632 8249
Email: edhubde_aar@transnet.net
Physical Address
195 Friedland Street
De Aar
Operating Hours
Monday-Thursday: 08:00-16:30
Fridays 08:00-16:00
Closed weekends and
public holidays
Eastern Cape - Mdantsane
Tel: 011 774 1965
Email: edhubmda@transnet.net
Physical Address
9797 Dunga Street
Library Complex
NU 2 Mdantsane
Operating Hours
Monday – Friday: 08:00-16:30
Closed weekends and
public holidays
KwaZulu Natal – Richards Bay Empangeni
Tel: 035 906 7820 / 22
Email: megahubemp@transnet.net
Physical Address
20 Brandon road
Operating Hours
Monday – Friday: 08:00-16:30
Closed weekends and
public holidays
Contact Details
Communications and Media
Tel: +27 11 308 1423
Email: edhub@transnet.net
Physical Address
Carlton Centre, Level 200
150 Commissioner Street