13May, 2024

THE NHBRC ON THE COLLAPSE OF THE MULTI-STOREY APARTMENT COMPLEX IN GEORGE

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) commiserates with all affected by the collapse of the multi-storey apartment complex in George on Monday, 6 May 2024. As the search and rescue operation continues, we anticipate that a forensic investigation is underway to determine the root cause of the building’s collapse. The outcome of the inquest […]

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, […]

24Mar, 2021

MINISTER SISULU SADDENED BY THE PASSING OF THE NHBRC CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

The Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Lindiwe Sisulu has received with shock the sad news of the sudden passing of Mr Mziwonke Dlabantu, the Chief Executive Officer of the National Home Builders Regulatory Authority (NHBRC), an entity of the Department of Human Settlements. “Mr Dlabantu has served our country with distinction. His sudden […]

27Jan, 2021

Notice To All Customers And Stakeholders

Please note that NHBRC Head Office and Gauteng Customer Care Office in Sunninghill will be temporarily closed today. Customers who need to submit necessary supporting documents can visit the Pretoria office or, do so from the safety of their homes or offices via email on the following contact addresses; Province Registrations, Renewals, Enrolments, Complaints and […]

18Dec, 2020

Women in Construction Summit 2020

On Thursday, 05 November 2020, the Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Lindiwe Sisulu hosted a Women in Construction Summit on. The Summit, which was partly virtual and physical, aimed at unlocking the value chain to allow broader participation of women in Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation projects and programmes. Minister Sisulu says the […]

18Dec, 2020

NHBRC KZN Hosts Home Building Training Workshop

On the 13th to 19 October 2020, NHBRC conducted a training workshop for the youth in the home building Industry in partnership with KZN Office of the Premier, The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs and Umhlathuze Municipality. The workshop was well attended and Covid-19 regulations were adhered to by all participants and […]

18Dec, 2020

The Value of a Home

By Agnes Van den Berg How does one add value to a house? Millions of RDP/BNG houses have been built in South Africa since 1994. The spatial approach created communities that are far from centres of economic activity and functional infrastructure. Yet, how do we add value to the existing houses? For some people a […]

18Dec, 2020

Mthatha women-owned construction enterprises benefit from technical skills training

In a bid to empower women-owned enterprises operating in the male-dominated construction industry, the NHBRC in partnership with the National Construction Incubator (NCI) hosted a successful three-day construction technical skills training workshop at Vulindlela Heights in Mthatha from 15 – 17 September 2020. The NHBRC, an agency of the National Department of Human Settlements mandated […]