Below is the PAIA Manual for DHS. This manual was prepared in accordance with Section 14 of the Promotion of Access to Information Act No 2 of 2000. It explains the structure of the Department of Human Settlements, the nature of the records held by the department and how to apply to gain access to those records.
Less commonly known than the trendy gas fireplaces, hobs and gas geysers to which it relates, is the so-called Certificate of Conformity. This certificate, sometimes also referred to as a ‘gas compliance certificate’, is a legal requirement for all permanent liquid gas installations in a home. It must be issued by an approved inspection authority and serves to confirm that the gas installation meets the applicable safety standards.
13 January 2017
The EAAB would like to advise all (PDE) candidates who have undertaken to write the PDE on 17 November 2016 that all examination results have been captured and released, or communicated to all participants during the December period. The Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) has however been made aware that some estate agents, for reasons not related to the EAAB, claim to have not yet received such results. PDE candidates that have as yet not received the examination results are therefore requested to make use of MYEAAB self-service portal to view their respective results.
Following is a full printable list of 2017’s important dates.
ESTATE AGENTS ARE REMINDED TIMEOUSLY TO REGISTER FOR CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) IN 2017
The EAAB wishes to remind estate agents that all persons holding a valid fidelity fund certificate, in the capacity of either principal or non-principal estate agent but excluding intern estate agents, must register for CPD purposes in 2017. Intern estate agents will need to register for CPD purposes in the calendar year immediately following the year in which they gain full status as an estate agent (that is to say, once the fidelity fund certificate is no longer endorsed “Intern”).