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

Alternative Building Technologies to fast track the delivery of houses and empower women.

16 August 2017

As part of Women’s Month Celebrations, the Deputy Minister of Human Settlements, Zou Kota-Fredericks will, tomorrow 17 August 2017, address women at the South African Women in C... [read more]


Department of Human Settlements and Unisa to discuss housing problems

14 August 2017

The Department of Human Settlements in partnership with the University of South Africa will host a seminar on Tuesday, the 15th of August 2017 at St Georges Hotel.


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Human Settlements Portfolio Committee to visit the North West Province

10 August 2017

Members of the National Parliament’s Human Settlements Portfolio Committee will from Monday, 14 – 18 Augsut 2017 visit North West Province.

The purpose of this Parlia... [read more]


Latest Speeches

15 August 2017

SPEECH BY L N SISULU, MP, MINISTER OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS AT THE UNISA

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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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