The Minister of Human Settlements unveils new housing regulation

The Minister of Human Settlements, Hon Ms. Lindiwe Sisulu (MP), will officially launch the Community Schemes Ombud Service (CSOS) on 10 November 2016.

The purpose of the launch is to introduce, inform, to educate the public on the rationale for the establishment of the CSOS, its purpose, mandate and the services provided by the CSOS as Section 3A public entity.

CSOS work is to regulate, monitor and provide public access to community schemes governance documentation, provide dispute resolution service and to ensure that there is education and awareness provided to community schemes.

Members of the media are invited to attend this auspicious event.

Event details

Date: 10 November 2016
Time: 9h00
Venue: Hyatt Hotel, Rosebank, Johannesburg
RSVP: / 082 886 6721

For media enquiries:

Mr. Ndivhuwo Mabaya

DHS Head of Communication (Ministry Spokesperson) / 083 645 7838

Ms. Wanda Lubelwana

CSOS Manager Marketing & Communication / 082 796 1805


For more information about the CSOS visit

Issued by the Ministry of Human Settlements

Press Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016