Seminar on Building Fire Safety online on 17se21

Please note we are holding our first online seminar on Friday, 17th September, 2021

Some detail is on the flier below. More information will follow shortly.

The Speakers will be as follows;
1.Mr Paul Munnik
2.MR William Lee
3.Mr David Young
4.Mr Raymond Moatlhodi
5.Mr O Ramotswetla

Proposed BIDP Extraordinary General Meeting

Please note we will have our EGM tomorrow 17aug21,the meeting will be held in Phakalane Phase 1 (Mr Manis's Office) plot 21541.The meeting will start at 17h00 and will not will end not later than 19h00 due to revised curfew time.

Eligible members may attend in person or online, and may send a proxy if unable to attend. The link is provided below;

Gianni Manis is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 886 9326 3934
Passcode: 297187

Price Increase For Subscriptions 2021/22 & Publications Rates

Please note that BIDP has increased Subcriptions and Publications rates as at 01 July 2021.

BIDP shop

BIDP shop is open through to Wednesday 23rd December, and opens again Tuesday 5th January. If desperate, call.


AGM Minutes are done. To access them just click on agm 20, it will open the minutes in web version.

2020 Annual General Meeting

The AGM is scheduled for 8th October, 2020. For the first time, BIDP will be endeavouring to include remote attendance. The primary venue is the President Hotel in Gaborone, and remote attendees will be asked to request invitations by 12h00 midday on October 8th. Validation of remote attendees before the meeting will be necessary. All members who have lodged email addresses with us have already been sent the basic regulations to be used to enable remote attendees, and more information will be following.

BIDP shop is open to permit holders and functioning as normally as we can

Gaborone cv19 lockdown 3 allows us to focus you on our web site and digital information. Normal opening hours if you need to speak to us.

We can sell you our documents, with payment direct to bank and delivery by courier or at the door to permit holders.

Contactus is here:

Price increase for electronic reference documents

Please note that BIDP has increased the prices of its electronic reference documents. Also remember that these are not for editing and not for signing, but are to allow you to circulate readable copies (note reduced resolution as at to tenderers, clients or fellow professionals.

Open our publications page at to see the new prices.

BIDP shop

Dear Customers, please note that as from 1jy20, you should check on shop phone or riot before calling at the shop. Door will not be open when shopkeeper is out.

Contact us is at

BIDP is open and working (including doors) after Gaborone lockdown 2

BIDP executive secretary is available on 71816811 Mon-Fri 8am-1pm/2pm-5pm except public holidays. Now also available on riot instant messaging at If you have an access problem, ask for an invite.

BIDP emails to will also receive BIDP attention during working hours