Research and development incentives

Partnership in Industrial Innovation (PII)


This incentive was designed to provide financial assistance for the development of commercially viable, innovative products and /or processes and facilitate commercialization of such technologies PII is suitable for large R&D projects.


South African private-sector enterprises.

Specific provisions apply under the different schemes.


A minimum grant of R10m.

If the project is successful, the grant is repayable under pre-negotiated conditions.

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Implementing Agency

The Industrial Development Corporation


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Contact information consists of:

  • Contact person’s name
  • Telephone number
  • Email address
  • Website address
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Mr. Lucky Tetsa

Tel: +27 (11) 269 3485

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