Department of Human Settlements

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The formulation of South Africa's Housing Policy commenced prior to the democratic elections, with the formation of the National Housing Forum. This forum was a multi-party non-governmental negotiating body comprising 19 members from business, the community, government, development organisations and political parties outside the government at the time.

   

Latest News

Minister Sisulu Promises Fire Resistant Building Technologies and Financial Support to Knysna and Bitou Municipalities

22 June 2017

The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu, MP, has promised to work with Municipalities of Knysna and Bitou to introduce fire resistant building technologies and materia... [read more]


Minister Sisulu and MECs of Human Settlements to Visit Knysna

21 June 2017

The Minister of Human Settlements, Lin... [read more]


Public Participation of the Property Practitioners Bill, 2016 and the Home Loan and Mortgage Disclosure Amendment Bill in Kimberley.

20 June 2017

The first session of the Property Practitioners Bill, 2016 and the Home Loan and Mortgage Disclosure Amendment Bill public participation process started in Kimberley Northern Ca... [read more]


Latest Speeches

06 June 2017

Speech by L N Sisulu, Minister of Human Settlements on the occasion of the Budget Vote of the Ministry of Human Settlements 6 June 2017. National Council of Provinces

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18 May 2017

Speech by DM Kota-Fredericks, Deputy Minister of Human Settlements on the Occasion of the Budget Vote of the Ministry of Human Settlements

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18 May 2017

Speech by L N Sisulu, Minister of Human Settlements on the Occasion of the Budget Vote of the Ministry of Human Settlements

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