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Thu, 02/17/2022 - 02:59

SHRA launches Mitchells Plain social housing project11 February: The Regent Villa Social Housing project, in Mitchells Plain, Cape Town, was graced this week with a visit by representatives from Human Settlements’ entities – the Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA), the National Housing Finance Cooperation, and the Housing Development Association - together with the member of the mayoral committee (MMC) for Human Settlements Councillor Malusi Booi.  The visit formed part of a greater co [read more...]

Thu, 02/17/2022 - 02:05
Thu, 10/28/2021 - 06:25

Visionary Leadership: “Becoming an Empowered Woman Starts with Being a Supported Child”


28 October 2021. Dudu Phoswa still remembers her high-school principal, and attributes much of her success to the values he instilled in his pupils at school in Ogwini Comprehensive Technical High School in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal. “He instilled in us a love and respect for education, which encouraged me to take every opportunity to learn,” says Phoswa. Today, years [read more...]

Wed, 10/06/2021 - 06:21

Residential Rent Relief Programme (RRRP) Awareness Campaign


6 October 2021: The Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA) is making every endeavour to inform and highlight the importance of the Residential Rent Relief Programme (RRRP). The programme aims to assist social housing tenants impacted financially by the COVID-19 pandemic between April 2020 and September 2020 meet their rental [read more...]

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 04:56

17 September 2021. The Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA) is a state institution proudly run by a strong female leader; someone who is fostering leadership skills in the organisation, while ensuring that social housing initiatives are executed with care and quality in mind. The SHRA is an agency the Department of Human Settlements run by Acting CEO, Mpolai Nkopane.

Acting  SHRA CEO, Mpolai N [read more...]

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 07:30

Social Housing Regulatory Authority Chief Executive Officer, Rory Gallocher, will be live on Madam Speaker show, eNCA Channel 403 tonight at 21h30 discussing among other topics:Measures to address housing in South Africa using social housing programmesUnpacking Social housing and its contribution to the creation of sustainable Human SettlementsSocial housing contribution in allevating housing problems in the countryUnpacking the mandate of SHRA and milestones achieved thus far.Please tune in. [read more...]

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 08:02

Thank you, Programme Director. I feel honoured to be part of this gathering, I would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the presence of Minister for Human Settlements Nomaindiya Mfeketo, Deputy Minister of Human Settlements Zoe Kota Fredericks, Western Cape Provincial Department of Human Settlements, MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela, NHFC, Prasa representation and other senior officials present here and all invited guests gathered here.

The Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA) [read more...]

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 10:40

The SHRA would like to respond to the report made about the SHRA by the City Press on Sunday, 1 July 2018.

The SHRA supports vigilant detection, investigation and prosecution of all matters relating to the abuse or misuse of public funds for social housing. The SHRA is committed to a clean administration and making sure that no incidents of fraud and corruption take place in the future. All allegations and incidents of fraud and corruption received by the SHRA are and will continue to [read more...]

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 08:20

SHRA officially launched Thembelihle Village on 17 April 2018. In attendance at the launch of the 733 unit development was the Minister for Human Settlements, Nomaindiya Mfeketo, Tshwane Mayor, Cllr Solly Msimanga, the Gauteng MEC Dikgang Moilao as well as the MMC for Human Settlement, Cllr Mandla Nkomo.

The SHRA Council and CEO are excited to have implemented an example of urban restructuring which addresses spatial dysfunctionalities designed by the apartheid regime. Thembelihle Vill [read more...]

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 06:31

his is probably our last budget speech in the current term of this administration and it therefore proper that we account for the work done since the last democratic elections. Whilst doing that, we will also be setting a solid foundation for the incoming administration that will come after next year’s general elections to take the sector through the Golden Era for Human Settlements Expansion. There can be no doubt that shelter is one of the basic essentials of life. Since 1994 till now, our [read more...]

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 10:44

The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu is pleased that Mr Andy Sefotlhelo, a military veteran of Umkhonto We Sizwe has been discharged from hospital and also moved into his new house as committed by the Minister of Human Settlements during the Free State Military Veterans Summit held on November 23, 2017. At the Summit, Minister highlighted the plight of Mr Sefothelo and called on the Free State province to fast track the delivery of houses to military veterans. I [read more...]

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 22:16

Bootstrap Image Gallery is an extension to blueimp Gallery, a touch-enabled, responsive and customizable image and video gallery. It displays images and videos in the modal dialog of [read more...]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 14:38

Provide 2nd level support on HSS Environment based on registered Service Requests from provincial departments  Review & analyse registered Service Requests to determine impact and processes required to resolve

 Identify Service Requests that will be resolved internally & those to be escalated to Service Provider (3rd level) Resolve Service Requests that have been assigned internally

Coordination and maintenance of Service Request portal Prepare required pre & post re [read more...]