02Jul, 2021

Have Your Say on Housing Consumer Protection Bill

The Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation invites interested people and stakeholders to submit written comments on the Housing Consumer Protection Bill [B 10 – 2021]. To provide for the protection of housing consumers; to provide for the continuance of the National Home Builders Registration Council as the National Home Building Regulatory Council; […]

24Jun, 2021

NHBRC office in Sunninghill closed due to positive Covid-19 case

Dear Valuable Stakeholder, Please note that NHBRC’s Customer Care Office in Sunninghill and Head Office are temporarily closed due to a confirmed positive Covid-19 case. Both of these offices will resume with normal operations on Monday, 28th of June 2021. The temporary closure of the offices will allow the NHBRC to take the necessary precautions […]

17Jun, 2021

NHBRC Customer Care Office in Sunninghill temporarily closed

Dear Valuable Stakeholder, Please note that NHBRC’s Customer Care Office in Sunninghill and Head Office are temporarily closed due to a confirmed positive Covid-19 case. Both of these offices will resume with normal operations on Monday, 21st of June 2021. The temporary closure of the offices will allow the NHBRC to take the necessary precautions […]

17Jun, 2021

The NHBRC Encourages Safety through the third wave

Dear Valued Stakeholder, The National Home Builders Registration Council supports government in its efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. Although the past year has been treacherous we continue to be determined in keeping both customer and employees safe. In doing so and whilst riding through the third wave we have made some modifications in […]

20Apr, 2021

CALL FOR NOMINATION OF NON-EXECUTIVE MEMBERS TO SERVE ON THE COUNCIL OF THE NHBRC

The Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation hereby invites nominations of persons to be appointed to serve on the Council of the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) in terms of Section 4 of the Housing Consumers Protection Measures Act. In terms of section 4(1) & (2) of the Housing Consumers Protection Measures Act, […]

11Sep, 2020

Beyond Covid-19

We are still applying various Covid-19 regulations to protect us against the spread of the invisible enemy. We wear masks, practice social distancing and sanitize our hands regularly. Many families across the world are mourning the loss of loved ones. The economic consequences of the pandemic should still be confirmed. Prior to Covid-19 we heard […]

05Sep, 2020

Youth Build 2020

The National Department of Human Settlements in partnership with provinces, metros, local municipalities and sector stakeholders annually implements the Youth Build Projects. The Youth Build Projects aims to: • Promote the national youth service through the construction of housing units for vulnerable groups; • Commemorate 1976 youth uprisings through the actual construction of housing units; […]

30Aug, 2020

NHBRC Women and Youth Training-Mtubatuba

On the 11th to 14th August 2020, NHBRC conducted a training workshop for youth and women in the home building Industry in partnership with KZN Office of the Premier, The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs and Mtubatuba Municipality. The workshop went well and it was well attended and the Covid-19 regulations were […]

19Aug, 2020

Ethekwini Municipality fined R1,2 Million 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 without enrolling the homes with the NHBRC. This is in contravention of the Housing Consumers […]