RT275-2020 – Supply and Delivery of Speech Therapy, Assistive Devices and Accessories

The Transversal Contract RT275-2020 is facilitated by the National Treasury, National Department of Health and Provincial Departments of Health for utilization by all State Institutions. It makes provision for the Supply and Delivery of Speech Therapy, Assistive Devices and Accessories to the State for the period 1 June 2020 to 31 May 2023.

The Contract Circular and its Annexures are updated as and when required and therefore State institutions should always refer to the latest available documents from the National Treasury’s website http://www.treasury.gov.za/divisions/ocpo/ostb/contracts/default.aspx.

The process to participate and to effect procurement thereof involves the following summarised undertakings:

Step 1

Completion of the participation letter

Step 2

Acknowledgement via email of participation letter by National Treasury

Step 3

Selection of any appointed supplier based on the State institution’s speech therapy, assistive devices and accessories needs

Step 4

Contact supplier to verify the speech therapy, assistive devices and accessories availability

Step 5

Issue a purchase order to the selected supplier based on the published prices

Step 6

On delivery, verify if the delivered item(s) is according to the technical specification

Step 7

Signing of the Participation Agreement by Supplier(s) and Participants

Step 8

Submit quarterly report to National Treasury on the performance of suppliers and the fulfilment of needs through the transversal contract

The following State Institutions are currently participating on the RT275-2020 Transversal Contract (as of 14 Sep 2021). Regular updates will be provided as new participants sign up on this transversal contract.

  • Gauteng Department of Health
  • Free State Department of Health
  • Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Health
  • Department of Defence (SANDF)
  • Gauteng Department of Education
  • Western Cape Department of Health
  • Limpopo Department of Health
  • Mpumalanga Department of Education
  • Eastern Cape Department of Health
  • South African Police Service
  • National Prosecuting Authority
  • Mpumalanga Department of Health
  • Limpopo Department of Education
  • North West Department of Health
  • Department of Sports, Arts and Culture
  • Eastern Cape Department of Education

Most of the assistive technologies distributed by Sensory Solutions are available to State Institutions through the Transversal Contract RT275-2020. This includes Low-technology Assistive Devices, Communication and Assistive Devices, ICT-based Devices and Solutions, Assistive Software and Assistive Services. If you have any question regarding the procurement under the transversal contract, please contact us by phone 012 664 7704 or via email hope@sensorysolutions.co.za.

Find below the list of our products available through RT275-2020.

Item Item name Product
1-15 White Cane White Cane
1-22 Handheld Optical Magnifier Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 3X /8D
1-22alt1 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 3.5X /10D
1-22alt2 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 4X /12D
1-22alt3 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 5X /16D
1-22alt4 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 6X /20D
1-23 Optical Magnifier with Stand Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 3X /8D
1-23alt1 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 4X /12D
1-23alt2 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 5X /16D
1-23alt3 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 6X /20D
1-23alt4 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 7X /24D
1-24 Optical Reading Magnifier, Bar Optelec PowerMag Bar Magnifier 140 x 20 mm
1-25 Optical Reading Magnifier, Dome Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 50 mm
1-25alt1 Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 65 mm
1-25alt2 Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 80 mm
1-26 Manual Braille Slate Braille Slate and Stylus
1-27 Manual Braille Writer Perkins Brailler
1-27alt Perkins SMART Brailler
1-28 Braille Paper, single sheet Braille Paper Perkins
1-29 Braille Paper, A4 Braille Paper A4
2-26 Dual Headset Sennheiser SH 330 DB
2-28 Desktop Digital Magnifier Freedom Scientific TOPAZ XL HD 22″
2-28alt1 Enhanced Vision Merlin ultra Full HD 22″
2-28alt2 Freedom Scientific TOPAZ XL HD 24″
2-28alt3 Enhanced Vision Merlin ultra Full HD 24″
2-29 Advanced Desktop Digital Magnifier Freedom Scientific ONYX Deskset HD 22″
2-29alt1 Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD ultra 22″
2-29alt2 Freedom Scientific ONYX Deskset HD 24″
2-29alt3 Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD ultra 24″
2-30 Desktop Digital Magnifier with Text to Speech Enhanced Vision Merlin elite Pro HD/OCR 24″
2-31 Desktop Digital Magnifier with Text to Speech – 20″ Enhanced Vision DaVinci HD OCR 24″
2-31alt Enhanced Vision DaVinci Pro HD/OCR 24″
2-32 Desktop Document Magnifier/Camera Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD Long Arm
2-32alt Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD Short Arm
2-33 Desktop/Portable Digital Magnifier Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD mini ultra
2-34 Desktop/Portable Digital Magnifier, battery-powered Freedom Scientific TOPAZ PHD 15″ with Battery
2-35 Portable Digital Magnifier Enhanced Vision Transformer HD
2-36 Portable Magnifier with Speech Enhanced Vision Transformer HD/OCR
2-37 Handheld Magnifier, 3″ Freedom Scientific RUBY HD 4.3”
2-38 Handheld Magnifier with Stand, 5″ Freedom Scientific RUBY XL HD 5”
2-39 Handheld Magnifier with Stand, 7″ Freedom Scientific RUBY 7 HD
2-39alt1 Optelec Compact 7 HD
2-39alt2 Zoomax Snow 7 HD Plus
2-39alt3 Optelec Compact 10 HD
2-39alt4 Zoomax Snow 12
2-40 Handheld Magnifier with Speech, 7″ touch Zoomax Snow 7 HD Plus Speech
2-40alt1 Optelec Compact 10 HD Speech
2-40alt2 Zoomax Snow 12 Speech
2-43 Wearable Digital Magnifier Zoomax Acesight
2-45 Advanced Large Display Calculator CareTec Double Check XL
2-45alt CareTec Platon XL
2-47 Advanced Talking Calculator CareTec Double Check
2-47alt1 CareTec Platon
2-47alt2 Orbit Research Orion TI-30XS
2-47alt3 Orbit Research Orion TI-84 Plus
2-49 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Device – battery-powered Freedom Scientific omniReader
2-50 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Device Enhanced Vision Smart Reader HD
4-22 Large-Print Keyboard with magnification support Freedom Scientific ZoomText Keyboard
4-39 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) + Camera Bundle Freedom Scientific OpenBook and PEARL
4-51 Portable Refreshable Braille Display with Note-Taking Freedom Scientific Focus 14 Blue 5th Gen
4-52 Desktop Refreshable Braille Display Freedom Scientific Focus 40 Blue 5th Gen
4-52alt HIMS QBraille XL
4-53 Advanced Refreshable Braille Display Freedom Scientific Focus 80 Blue 5th Gen
4-54 Braille Reader and Notetaker Orbit Research Orbit Reader 20
4-54alt2 Orbit Research Orbit Reader 20 Plus
4-54alt3 Orbit Research Orbit Reader 40
4-57 Braille Personal Digital Assistant – Android HIMS BrailleSense Polaris MINI
4-58 Braille Personal Digital Assistant – Android, 32-cell HIMS BrailleSense Polaris
4-61 Low-Volume Braille Printer with Ink Printing ViewPlus VP SpotDot
4-62 Medium-Volume Braille Printer Index Braille Basic-D V5
4-63 Medium-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet Index Braille Everest-D V5
4-64 Medium-Volume Braille Printer with Tactile Graphics ViewPlus VP Columbia 2
4-65 Medium-Volume Braille Printer with Tactile Graphics, Cut Sheet ViewPlus VP Delta 2
4-66 High-Volume Braille Printer ViewPlus VP Premier
4-67 High-Volume Braille Printer, 200 cps ViewPlus VP Elite
4-68 High-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet, Noise Cancelling Index Braille FanFold-D V5
4-69 High-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet, Noise Cancelling Index Braille BrailleBox V5
4-72 Braille Paper, tractor Braille Paper Tractor Feed
4-73 Braille Paper, A4 Braille Paper A4
4-74 Braille Paper, A3 Braille Paper A3
4-75 Braille Paper, reel Braille Paper Reel
4-76 Tactile Duplicator – Swell Zychem Zyfuse Heater
4-77 Tactile Duplicator Consumables – Swell Zychem Zytex2 Swell Paper
4-80 Tactile Touchpad and Audio Software ViewPlus IVEO 3
4-85 Multimedia Player – Wi-Fi, OCR HIMS Blaze ET
5-20 Screen Magnification Software Freedom Scientific ZoomText Magnifier
5-21 Screen Magnification Software with Speech Freedom Scientific ZoomText Magnifier/Reader
5-22 Screen Reading Software Freedom Scientific JAWS Professional
5-23 Screen Magnification and Screen Reading Software Bundle Freedom Scientific Fusion Professional
5-25 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Software for Visually Impaired Freedom Scientific OpenBook
5-27 Braille Translation Software Duxbury Systems Duxbury Braille Translator
5-30 DAISY Reading Software Freedom Scientific FSReader 3
5-34 Keyboard Literacy Software Future Aids Talking Typing Teacher
5-38 Literacy Software for Reading and Writing Support Claro Software ClaroRead Plus
11-4 Consultation Consultation
11-5 User needs assessment Assessment
11-6 Installation and configuration Installation and Configuration
11-7 Orientation and training Orientation and Training
11-8 Product support and maintenance Support and Maintenance
Item Item name Product
1-15 White Cane White Cane
1-22 Handheld Optical Magnifier Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 3X /8D
1-22alt1 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 3.5X /10D
1-22alt2 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 4X /12D
1-22alt3 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 5X /16D
1-22alt4 Optelec PowerMag Handheld Magnifier 6X /20D
1-23 Optical Magnifier with Stand Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 3X /8D
1-23alt1 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 4X /12D
1-23alt2 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 5X /16D
1-23alt3 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 6X /20D
1-23alt4 Optelec PowerMag Stand Magnifier 7X /24D
1-24 Optical Reading Magnifier, Bar Optelec PowerMag Bar Magnifier 140 x 20 mm
1-25 Optical Reading Magnifier, Dome Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 50 mm
1-25alt1 Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 65 mm
1-25alt2 Optelec PowerMag Dome Magnifier 80 mm
1-26 Manual Braille Slate Braille Slate and Stylus
1-27 Manual Braille Writer Perkins Brailler
1-27alt Perkins SMART Brailler
1-28 Braille Paper, single sheet Braille Paper Perkins
1-29 Braille Paper, A4 Braille Paper A4
2-26 Dual Headset Sennheiser SH 330 DB
2-28 Desktop Digital Magnifier Freedom Scientific TOPAZ XL HD 22″
2-28alt1 Enhanced Vision Merlin ultra Full HD 22″
2-28alt2 Freedom Scientific TOPAZ XL HD 24″
2-28alt3 Enhanced Vision Merlin ultra Full HD 24″
2-29 Advanced Desktop Digital Magnifier Freedom Scientific ONYX Deskset HD 22″
2-29alt1 Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD ultra 22″
2-29alt2 Freedom Scientific ONYX Deskset HD 24″
2-29alt3 Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD ultra 24″
2-30 Desktop Digital Magnifier with Text to Speech Enhanced Vision Merlin elite Pro HD/OCR 24″
2-31 Desktop Digital Magnifier with Text to Speech – 20″ Enhanced Vision DaVinci HD OCR 24″
2-31alt Enhanced Vision DaVinci Pro HD/OCR 24″
2-32 Desktop Document Magnifier/Camera Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD Long Arm
2-32alt Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD Short Arm
2-33 Desktop/Portable Digital Magnifier Enhanced Vision Acrobat HD mini ultra
2-34 Desktop/Portable Digital Magnifier, battery-powered Freedom Scientific TOPAZ PHD 15″ with Battery
2-35 Portable Digital Magnifier Enhanced Vision Transformer HD
2-36 Portable Magnifier with Speech Enhanced Vision Transformer HD/OCR
2-37 Handheld Magnifier, 3″ Freedom Scientific RUBY HD 4.3”
2-38 Handheld Magnifier with Stand, 5″ Freedom Scientific RUBY XL HD 5”
2-39 Handheld Magnifier with Stand, 7″ Freedom Scientific RUBY 7 HD
2-39alt1 Optelec Compact 7 HD
2-39alt2 Zoomax Snow 7 HD Plus
2-39alt3 Optelec Compact 10 HD
2-39alt4 Zoomax Snow 12
2-40 Handheld Magnifier with Speech, 7″ touch Zoomax Snow 7 HD Plus Speech
2-40alt1 Optelec Compact 10 HD Speech
2-40alt2 Zoomax Snow 12 Speech
2-43 Wearable Digital Magnifier Zoomax Acesight
2-45 Advanced Large Display Calculator CareTec Double Check XL
2-45alt CareTec Platon XL
2-47 Advanced Talking Calculator CareTec Double Check
2-47alt1 CareTec Platon
2-47alt2 Orbit Research Orion TI-30XS
2-47alt3 Orbit Research Orion TI-84 Plus
2-49 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Device – battery-powered Freedom Scientific omniReader
2-50 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Device Enhanced Vision Smart Reader HD
4-22 Large-Print Keyboard with magnification support Freedom Scientific ZoomText Keyboard
4-39 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) + Camera Bundle Freedom Scientific OpenBook and PEARL
4-51 Portable Refreshable Braille Display with Note-Taking Freedom Scientific Focus 14 Blue 5th Gen
4-52 Desktop Refreshable Braille Display Freedom Scientific Focus 40 Blue 5th Gen
4-52alt HIMS QBraille XL
4-53 Advanced Refreshable Braille Display Freedom Scientific Focus 80 Blue 5th Gen
4-54 Braille Reader and Notetaker Orbit Research Orbit Reader 20
4-54alt2 Orbit Research Orbit Reader 20 Plus
4-54alt3 Orbit Research Orbit Reader 40
4-57 Braille Personal Digital Assistant – Android HIMS BrailleSense Polaris MINI
4-58 Braille Personal Digital Assistant – Android, 32-cell HIMS BrailleSense Polaris
4-61 Low-Volume Braille Printer with Ink Printing ViewPlus VP SpotDot
4-62 Medium-Volume Braille Printer Index Braille Basic-D V5
4-63 Medium-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet Index Braille Everest-D V5
4-64 Medium-Volume Braille Printer with Tactile Graphics ViewPlus VP Columbia 2
4-65 Medium-Volume Braille Printer with Tactile Graphics, Cut Sheet ViewPlus VP Delta 2
4-66 High-Volume Braille Printer ViewPlus VP Premier
4-67 High-Volume Braille Printer, 200 cps ViewPlus VP Elite
4-68 High-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet, Noise Cancelling Index Braille FanFold-D V5
4-69 High-Volume Braille Printer, Cut Sheet, Noise Cancelling Index Braille BrailleBox V5
4-72 Braille Paper, tractor Braille Paper Tractor Feed
4-73 Braille Paper, A4 Braille Paper A4
4-74 Braille Paper, A3 Braille Paper A3
4-75 Braille Paper, reel Braille Paper Reel
4-76 Tactile Duplicator – Swell Zychem Zyfuse Heater
4-77 Tactile Duplicator Consumables – Swell Zychem Zytex2 Swell Paper
4-80 Tactile Touchpad and Audio Software ViewPlus IVEO 3
4-85 Multimedia Player – Wi-Fi, OCR HIMS Blaze ET
5-20 Screen Magnification Software Freedom Scientific ZoomText Magnifier
5-21 Screen Magnification Software with Speech Freedom Scientific ZoomText Magnifier/Reader
5-22 Screen Reading Software Freedom Scientific JAWS Professional
5-23 Screen Magnification and Screen Reading Software Bundle Freedom Scientific Fusion Professional
5-25 Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Software for Visually Impaired Freedom Scientific OpenBook
5-27 Braille Translation Software Duxbury Systems Duxbury Braille Translator
5-30 DAISY Reading Software Freedom Scientific FSReader 3
5-34 Keyboard Literacy Software Future Aids Talking Typing Teacher
5-38 Literacy Software for Reading and Writing Support Claro Software ClaroRead Plus
11-4 Consultation Consultation
11-5 User needs assessment Assessment
11-6 Installation and configuration Installation and Configuration
11-7 Orientation and training Orientation and Training
11-8 Product support and maintenance Support and Maintenance