https://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
Home / Statements RSS ← Back
Environment|Financial|Housing|PROJECT|Project Management|Risk Management
Environment|Financial|Housing|PROJECT|Project Management|Risk Management
environment|financial|housing|project|project-management|risk-management
Close

Email this article

separate emails by commas, maximum limit of 4 addresses

Sponsored by

Close

Embed Video

SA: Statement by Tokyo Sexwale, Minister of Human Settlements, calling for public nominations for candidates to serve on the Council for the Social Housing Regulatory Authority (22/01/2010)

22nd January 2010

SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE

Font size: -+

/ MEDIA STATEMENT / The content on this page is not written by Polity.org.za, but is supplied by third parties. This content does not constitute news reporting by Polity.org.za.

The Minister of Human Settlements, Mr Tokyo Sexwale calls on members of the public to nominate candidates to serve on the council of the Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA). The SHRA is established by the Social Housing Act, (Act No. 16 2008) as a statutory juristic person, ie, a legal entity).

The mandate of the council includes: regulation of the social housing sector; accreditation of social housing institutions; advice the minister on matters pertaining to social housing; administration of capital and institutional grants; conduct compliance monitoring via inspections and; to intervene in the day to day management of social housing institutions in cases where regular inspections have identified maladministration.

Advertisement

Council Members will also assist the SHRA to deliver on its legislated mandate subject to the provisions of the Social Housing Act, (Act No. 16 2008) which includes promoting the development and awareness of social housing and promoting an enabling environment for the growth of development of the social housing sector.

Nominated candidates should have expertise and substantial experience in the field of Social Housing, Risk Management, Financial Management, Project Management, Policy Development, Legal, Governance compliance and Entrepreneurial Acumen.

Advertisement

Commitment to development and the principles of good corporate governance, as well as experience in the formulation and implementation of policy and strategy in social housing will serve as an advantage for nominated candidates.

Appointed council members will hold office for a period not exceeding three years and may be eligible for re-appointment but, can not serve for more than two terms consecutively.
NB: NOMINATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED IN WRITING AND MUST INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING DETAILS:

1. Full name and address of the person(s) or organisation(s) nominating the candidate.
2. A Curriculum Vitae (CV) of the candidate. The CV must include:
• The candidate's full names, ID number and gender.
• Contact address, telephone, fax numbers and email address (if any).
• Experience, knowledge and skills.
• Certified copies of academic qualifications and sup¬porting information.
• At least 2 names and contact details of referees.
3. A signed letter of acceptance of the nomination from the candidate.

Full compliance with the nomination requirements is essential.


Nominations must reach the Department not later than 29 January 2010 and, must be addressed to the Director General at: Private Bag X 644, PRETORIA, 0001 or, Govan Mbeki House, 240 Walker Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria.

 

 

EMAIL THIS ARTICLE      SAVE THIS ARTICLE

To subscribe email subscriptions@creamermedia.co.za or click here
To advertise email advertising@creamermedia.co.za or click here

Comment Guidelines

About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now