Department of Human Settlements

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

Child headed household benefits from Human Settlements Mandela Day Build

18 July 2018

By end of July, Lihle Dlula(19) and her two siblings will have received a warm home to call their own. In celebrating Mandela Day, the National and Provincial Human Settlements,... [read more]

Department of Human Settlements to build 70 Houses as part of the Mandela and Sisulu centenary commemorations

17 July 2018

Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo and Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements Dikgang Moiloa, will as part of commemorating the 100 years of Nelson Mandela and Albertina S... [read more]

Northern Cape has an opportunity to eradicate its housing backlog: Mfeketo

11 July 2018

KIMBERLEY – Human Settlements Nomaindiya Mfeketo says Northern Cape could be the first province in the country to eradicate its housing backlog that stands at 39 604 and has an... [read more]

Latest Speeches

07 June 2018

Minister of Human Settlements, Nomaindiya Mfeketo, MP, Policy Debate on 2018/19 Budget Vote 38, NCOP, 7 June 2018


07 June 2018

Deputy Minister Zou Kota-Fredericks, MP, Policy Debate on Budget Vote 38, NCOP, 7th June 2018


10 May 2018

Deputy Minister, Hon. Zou Kota-Fredericks (MP) Budget Vote 38 – 10th May 2018