Housing

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Human Settlements.

Rental Housing Amendment Bill Revived

Parliament

The Rental Housing Amendment Bill has been revived.

It was tabled in parliament in November last year.

Housing Development Agency Rules Set Down

Department of Human Settlements

The Housing Development Agency will identify a priority housing development area in partnership with the relevant municipality.

This requirement is contained in Housing Development Agency Regulations published in Government Gazette 37899.

Expropriation Bill to be Tabled in 2014

Department of Public Works

The Expropriation Bill will be tabled in parliament in 2014.

The public works minister, Thulas Nxesi, announced this during his department’s budget vote debate in parliament.

The draft bill was published for comment last year.