Thursday, 15 June 2017: The Minister of Finance has announced the coming into operation of a number of provisions of the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act, 2017 (the FIC Amendment Act). According to this announcement the implementation of the provisions of the FIC Amendment Act that provide for the following, will start on 2 October 2017:
The Property Practitioners Bill is intended to repeal the current Estate Agency Affairs Act, 1976 (Act No. 112 of 1976) Its objective is to respond to the changing market conditions which over the years increasingly saw the property transaction processes gaining momentum, importance and value.
As part of this law making activity, public participation hearings will be held across the country. The process is promoting and encouraging an all inclusive and meaningful engagements that will assist the Department of Human Settlements in fulfilling its constitutional obligation, which requires that all interested parties or institutions that will be affected by the Bill must make or submit written comments.
The Property Sector Charter Council have received the signed notice to gazette the Amended Property Sector Code.
Following is the permission letter.
The Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform hereby invites interested persons or bodies to provide written comments on the Regulations made in terms of the Property Valuation Act, 2014 (Act No. 17 of 2014) „PVA‟, as set out in the Schedule hereto.
Minister Bonginkosi Emmanuel Nzimande has published the Guidelines on Strategy and Priorities for the National Qualifications Framework 2017/18 in terms of Section 8 (2) (c) of the National Qualifications Framework Act, 2008.
The guidelines give direction to the work of the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and the Quality Councils for the period 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018.
Notice is hereby given under Section 54 (2) of the Employment Equity Act No. 55, 1998, that the Minister of Labour, having been advised by the Commission for Employment Equity, has issued a Code of Good Practice on the Preparation, Implementation and Monitoring of Employment Equity Plan, as outlined in this schedule.
The Home Loan and Mortgage Disclosure Act 63 of 2000 was enacted in 2000.
It established an Office of Disclosure and requires of financial institutions to provide certain information regarding the provision of home loans to it. As end goal it aims to promote fair lending practices.
The CSOS hereby issues Practise Directive No 1 of 2017, and issues in terms of section 36 of the Community Schemes Ombud Service Act, 2011 (Act No 9 of 2011). The objective of the Practise Directive is to provide a guideline on the process to be followed for the payment of CSOS levies and fees. For any enquiries please contact Ms Ndivhuo Rabuli on 010 593 0533 or alternatively Ndivhuo.email@example.com
Please read this notice on operational guidelines and clarity on the implementaion of the STSMA and regulations.