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 Calls For Tougher Actions Against Individuals Blocking Development In The City of Cape Town

09 July 2020


Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Lindiwe Sisulu has called for strong and immediate actions to be taken against individuals who are preventing p... [read more]


Minister Sisulu mourns the passing of MEC Kegakilwe

07 July 2020

It is with a sense of deep sadness that we have received the news of the untimely passing of Gordon Kegakilwe, the MEC for Cooperative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditio... [read more]


Minister Sisulu to visit Social Housing Projects in Tshwane

25 June 2020

Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Lindiwe Sisulu will tomorrow, 26 June 2020 visit the Departments’ Social Housing Projects in Tshwane to evaluate progress mad... [read more]


Latest Speeches

14 June 2020

REMARKS BY MINISTER LN SISULU, MP AT THE OFFICIAL HANDOVER OF BNG HOUSING UNITS IN ELIJAH BARAYI, MERAFONG,
14 JUNE 2020

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14 May 2020

REMARKS BY LN SISULU, MP, MINISTER OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS, WATER AND SANITATION, MS LN SISULU, ON THE OCCASION OF THE HANDOVER OF WATER TANKS BY THE EMBASSY OF DENMARK AND INSPECTION OF THE TEMPORARY RESIDENTIAL AREAS, AT THE MAMELODI HOSTEL, CITY OF TSHWANE.

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13 May 2020

REMARKS BY MINISTER LN SISULU, MP AT A MEDIA BRIEFING TO UPDATE THE PUBLIC ON THE WORK OF THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS, WATER AND SANITATION RAND WATER HEAD OFFICE, GLENVISTA 13 MAY 2020

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