ENROL YOUR
HOME WITH NHBRC

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) is a regulatory body of the home building industry. It was established in 1998 in accordance with the provisions of the Housing Consumers Protection Measures Act,1998 ACT No. 95 of 1998).

Our mandate is to protect the interests of housing consumers and to ensure that builders comply with the prescribed building industry standards as contained in the Home Building Manual.

Our goal is to assist and protect housing consumers from any unscrupulous home builders who deliver substandard houses, shoddy workmanship and poor-quality material.

operating hours

Monday – friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm
weekends: closed

HEAD OFFICE

27 Leeuwkop Road Sandton, Sunninghill,
Johannesburg, 2157

FRAUD HOTLINE

ENROL YOUR HOME

Building a new home is a key milestone in anyone’s life. The Act requires all home builders to enrol every new home with the NHBRC at least 15 days prior to construction.

The enrolment of a new home is the first step in the protection of a housing consumers’ right, as provided by the Housing Consumers Protection Measures Act, 1998.

WHY ENROL

Home enrolment insures you against poor building practices and permits the NHBRC to conduct quality home inspections at various stages of construction.

ENROLMENT BENEFITS

NHBRC enrollment process offers consumers these benefits:

Builder compliance with Home Builders Manual

Quality inspections during construction

Major structural warranty cover for up to five years from date of occupation

Mediation between consumer and builder

Recourse through our complaints, arbitration and remedial processes

WARRANTY COVER

An enrolled home is provided with warranty cover by the NHBRC for a period of 5 years from the date of occupation which allows the NHBRC to pursue and ensure that your builder rectifies:

  • Minor defects within 3-months from date of occupation.
  • Roof leaks within 1-year from date of occupation.
  • Major structural defects within 5-years from date of occupation.

HOW TO ENROL

The NHBRC will send you an invoice.
Pay the stipulated amount.
Inspection process resumes.
THANK YOU FOR
ENROLLING WITH US

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