We have been alerted to a new scam currently doing the rounds. Purchase requests from government departments – in particular Mineral Resources, requesting very specific equipment. When researched you’ll find only one supplier in country, with very nice websites.
Do not trust any of these details without checking online for the correct department details. Both of the attached were sent, along with lots of other very official looking documents, however the Department of Mineral Resources knows nothing of it!!!
See attached sample purchase requests: