Comment: Property Practitioners Bill

The Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements invites interested people and stakeholders to submit written comments on the Property Practitioners Bill [B 21 – 2018].

The Bill seeks to provide for the regulation of property practitioners; to provide for the continuation of the Estate Agency Affairs Board as the Property Practitioners Regulatory Authority; to provide for the appointment of the members of the Board and matters incidental thereto; to provide for the appointment of the Chief Executive Officer and other staff members of the Authority; to provide for the establishment, appointment, powers and functions of the Property Practitioner’s Ombud Office; to provide for compliance with and enforcement of the provisions of the Act; to provide for the continuation of the Estate Agents Fidelity Fund as the Property Practitioners Fidelity Fund; to provide for consumer protection; to provide for the repeal of the Estate Agency Affairs Act, 1976; and to provide for matters connected therewith. 

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ENROLMENT FOR THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION EXAMINATION (PDE) 16 AUGUST 2018 (Excluding Intern Estate Agents)

Dear Stakeholders

It has come to our attention that the MyEAAB portal notification for the next Professional Designation Examination (PDE) enrolment date is confirming the examination date as 17 August 2018, which is incorrect.

Please note that the correct examination date is Thursday, 16 August 2018. All examination candidates with examination numbers will be allowed entry into the examination venue. In order to receive an examination seat number on time, please enrol on time via the MyEAAB portal (this includes those who have postponed the examination) and make the correct payment using the correct Reference Number.  This must be done before the closing date of 27 July 2018. Examination venues are listed below for your convenience.  

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