Category Archive for "Press Releases"

EThekwini Municipality Fined For Failure To Enrol Subsidy Houses

NHBRC Disciplinary Committee has fined EThekwini Municipality R1,2 million for failing to enrol 60 subsidy houses which were under construction at Inanda (Umqhawe Project). The Municipality which was a developer in this case commenced with construction of 60 residential units…

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NHBRC Partners With NCI To Advance Women Empowerment Agenda

The NHBRC has launched a series of skills training workshops for women with an interest in the construction field aimed at solidifying the advancement of equal opportunities in the industry. The training workshops will be conducted in partnership with the…

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NHBRC Bloemfontein Office Closed Due To A Positive Covid-19 Case

NHBRC Bloemfontein Customer Care office is temporarily closed until the 17th of August 2020 due to a confirmed positive COVID-19 case. This will allow all the affected employees to self-isolate and for track and tracing to unfold, as per the…

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Unemployed youth to receive home building training at Ikhala TVET College

The unemployed youth of the Chris Hani District Municipality will be receiving training on various building skills in a bid to improve their employability and participation in the construction industry. The NHBRC will be providing training to 50 young people…

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NHBRC rolls out Inspector training to sharpen their technical skills

The NHBRC partnered with Provincial Humans Department hosted a three-day Technical Professional Training for Inspectors and Project Managers from O.R Tambo, Chris Hani and Alfred Nzo DM in a bid to enhance their knowledge and technical skills in the human…

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The NHBRC Reopens Its Customer Care Offices To The Public

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) resumed offering its full onsite service operations by reopening its customer walk-in centres at its main Provincial Offices on Monday, 8th of June 2020 in line with the Level 3 Lockdown Regulations. Offices…

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NHBRC Bloemfontein office donated furniture to Rutanang Intermediate School

As part of our CSI initiatives, the NHBRC Bloemfontein office donated furniture to Rutanang Intermediate School. The school is underprivileged and cannot advance its core business, which is teaching and learning due to the shortage of chairs, tables and cabinets….

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New houses for Ikemeleng community to practice physical distancing

The community of Ikemeleng, Gauteng, has now been moved into decent homes by the Department of Human Settlements. The community, which is situated in Roodepoort, has been living in tents for a number of years after being evicted from the…

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Emerging Builders Trained By NHBRC Deliver Quality Homes For Needy Beneficiaries In Port Alfred

Emerging builders trained by NHBRC deliver quality homes for needy beneficiaries in Port Alfred. The MEC of Human Settlements in the Eastern Cape Ms Nonkqubela Pieters handed over seven houses built by Emerging Home Builders who received training from NHBRC…

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Eastern Cape Informal Settlement Dwellers Receive New Homes

In a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19 in informal settlements, the Eastern Cape MEC for Human Settlements Ms Nonkqubela Pieters handed over new houses to 33 beneficiaries in Pellsrus last Saturday. The beneficiaries were living under poor conditions…

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