23Mar, 2020

The NHBRC Services just a Click Away

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak and the 21 days lockdown as directed by President Cyril Ramaphosa, the NHBRC Council has taken decision to limit interpersonal interactions which include walk-ins, visits and meetings at all our offices. We encourage all NHBRC stakeholders to stay home during the 21 days lockdown. Our services such as […]

23Mar, 2020

NHBRC puts Covid-19 measures at its customer service branches

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) has taken several precautionary measures at all of its Customer Care Offices in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. To this end, Acting Chief Executive Officer – Otsile Maseng – said we have taken several measures to limit walk-ins and office visits at all our customer service centres […]

17Aug, 2017

The NHBRC Intensifies Its Enforcement Efforts Against Non-Complaint Builders

The NHBRC’s Disciplinary Committee imposed a fine of R1, 6 million on a developer, PJJ Van Vuuren Beleggings (EDMS) BPK (NHBRC reg. no. 4526), for failure to enrol 160 residential units which were under construction at Erf 1943, Elarduspark in Gauteng.  PJJ Van Vuuren Beleggings commenced with construction of 160 residential units without enrolling the […]

31Jul, 2017


The National Home Builders Registration Council has introduced new builder registration and enrolment certificates with stringent security features in its effort to limit fraud and keep up with evolving security technologies. The new security measures include an embedded watermark during paper manufacturing; a chemically sensitive paper; micro printed text; background image printed with fine line […]

31Jul, 2017


The Ministry of Human Settlements has noted statements in the media by the Executive Mayor of Johannesburg Councillor Herman Mashaba, academics and non-governmental organizations on the issue of housing policy for legal foreigners in South Africa. The Ministry would like to make it clear that all government housing subsidies are reserved for qualifying South Africans […]

06Jun, 2017

Youth Opportunities Expo

As part of broader engagements with communities across the country the Honourable Minister of Human Settlements, Ms Lindiwe Sisulu will be hosting a youth opportunities expo in Sekhukhune, Limpopo on 09 June 2017. The expo is a brainchild of the Sekhukhune District Municipality aimed at responding to lack of coherent and predictable channels through which […]

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