The draw for the 2016/17 Nedbank Cup preliminary round for NFD teams was held in Johannesburg on Monday 21 November 2016. This stage of the competition contested by the 16 clubs in the NFD. The eight winners will advance to the 2016/17 Nedbank Cup round of 32. The fixtures will be played on Wednesday, 07 December 2016.
CT ALL STARS vs MTHATHA BUCKS
SANTOS FC vs AMAZULU FC
FC CAPE TOWN vs BLACK LEOPARDS
STELLENBOSCH vs THANDA ROYAL ZULU
UNIV. of PRETORIA vs WITBANK SPURS