WELCOME TO NDIC

WE SERVE AS A SIGNIFICANT POLICY MAKING AND CO-ORDINATION TOOL FOR THE DEFENCE INDUSTRY

NDIC


Establishing and maintaining

Establishing and maintaining the focus of a national vision in respect of Defence Industry

Defence Strategic Trajectory

Co-ordinating approaches between the SANDF & Defence Industry

Overseeing

Overseeing the development & implementation of policies & strategies, including the National Defence Industrial Strategy

Optimal integration

Ensuring the optimal integration of the defence industry within the National Development Plan

Composition


NDIC

NDIC is chaired by the Minister of Defence but she has delegated this responsibility to the Secretary for Defence

Members of the NDIC

Secretary for Defence, Chief of the SANDF, CEO of Armscor, Group CEO of Denel, CEO of CSIR, Executive Director of the AMD, NDIC Secretariat: Director Industry Support (Defence Materiel Division)

Directors-General of departments that are members

The Presidency; Military Veterans; Police; State Security Agency; Science and Technology; International Relations and Co-operation; Public Enterprises; Trade and Industry; and the Small Business Development

Consultative body

The NDIC would meet quarterly under the stewardship of the Deputy Minister of Defence and Military Veterans and would be “the highest consultative body between the defence industry and the DoD on matters of policy formulation and compliance, export support, armament acquisition and joint planning”.

Strategy Development

The NDIC was officially launched by Hon Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, 3 March 2016 NDIC was tasked with developing a Defence Industry Strategy.

An NDIC Strategic Development Project was initiated with seven (7) Workstreams with the following tasks:

  • Workstream One: Defence Industry & MasterPlan
  • Workstream Two: Co-ordination with the DRIPT (Defence Review Implementation Plan Team)
  • Worksstream Three: Operationalisation of NDIC
  • Workstream Four: Defence Industry Support
  • Workstream Five: Defence Technology
  • Workstream Six: Acquisition and Procurement
  • Workstream Seven: Transformation

Ministerial NDIC Workshop

Ministerial NDIC Workshop – 19 May 2017, Presentation and discussion of the Draft Defence Industry Strategy. Draft Defence Industry Strategy will be released for public comment on 22 May 2017

Contact Us


National Defence Industry Council
Ministerial NDIC Workshop
Date: 19 May 2017
Theme: Defence Industry Strategy
P: 27(82)544-7544
Email
moses@masharps.coza
We welcome public views