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30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labour - Workshops »
Department of Labour will be hosting its annual workshops/road shows to promote the implementation and compliance with the...
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
eTendering & Central Supplier Database »
The Association has recently had an influx of inquiries relating to Government’s Central Supplier Database and eTendering...
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preferential Procurement Regulations »
The Revised Preferential Procurement Regulations were gazetted on the 20 January 2017. These Regulations will change the w...
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Sector Gazette Process Update »
How far are we with the gazette process? Issued on behalf of the CSCC by the CEO Thabo Masombuka The Draft Con...
07 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Minimum Wage - Call for Comments »
A  proposed national minimum wage in South Africa of R3‚500 per month was recently presented.  Deputy Presid...

Health & Safety
30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Corporate Wellness Week 1-5 July 2017 »
There are never enough hours in the day and we are under increasingly more and more stress. The pressure is always on to p...
30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Working at Fall Risk Positions »
A fall no matter how low or high can result in serious injuries and even death.  Workers fail to weigh-up the risks w...
19 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reach for the Stars »
With the ever increasing demands that are placed on contractors to comply with Occupational Health and Safety legal requir...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Occupational Health Medicals »
Are you complying with legislation?  Are you as the contractor ensuring a safe and healthy work environment for your...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Labour Notice »
Department of Labour Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 Construction Regulations, 2014 Guidelines The Mi...

Contractual & Legal
30 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contractual Disputes »
Most building contract documents allow for disputes between parties to be resolved by adjudication and or arbitration. Thi...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Labour Appeal Court Sanctions Employer for Sexual Harassment »
By Neil Coetzer, Partner and Taryn York, Employment Law, Benefits & Industrial Relations, Cowan-Harper Attorneys...
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambit of Arbitration Agreement Introduction »
A recent case dealt with by the Supreme Court of Appeal concerned the interpretation of an agreement to arbitrate and exac...
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Referral to Court or Counsel for an Opinion in Arbitration Proceedings Introduction »
Construction Law Bulletin Referral to Court or Counsel for an Opinion in Arbitration Proceedings Introduction T...
06 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preferential Procurement Regulations 2017 »
On the 20 January 2017 the Preferential Procurement Regulations were published in the Government Gazette. The impact on ou...

05 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is your business VAT compliant? »
Before claiming input VAT it is critical that the supplier invoice complies with the Value-Added Tax (VAT) Act . Should...

Industry Affairs
13 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Master Builders Congress 2017: Call for Papers »
Building South Africa Together 10 – 12 September 2017, Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town This is...

02 April 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
World Skills Competition – Bricklaying in KZN »
WorldSkills International has its origin in 1946 when Jose Olaso, then General Director of Spanish Youth Organisation saw...

Stakeholder Relations
07 July 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FEM Scholarship Programme »
The Federated Employers Mutual Assurance Company (RF) (PTY) LTD - (FEM) continues their successful effort in contributing...
04 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FEM Making IOD Assurance Work for You! »
FEM’s professional service in both obtaining Letters of Good Standing as well as processing of claims makes them an obviou...
23 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FEM’s Longstanding MD retires »
FEM’s Longstanding MD retires 2017 Sees a change in leadership at The Federated Employers Mutual Assurance Company (RF)...

Labour Relations
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Display of Legal Posters​ ​ »
We received a number of enquiries in response to the earlier warning from the Department of Labour cautioning employe...
02 April 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Notice to all Employers Registered with the Compensation Fund »
The Department of Labour announced that the deadline for the 2016 Return of Earnings submission has been extended and will...
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Electronically Exposed: What Your Employees Should Know! »
The digital world is exploding around us. Developments in electronic communications, social media, applications, internet,...
07 December 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zero Tolerance and Discipline in The Workplace »
The existence of valid or reasonable rules is a prerequisite for effective and fair discipline in the workplace. Employees...

13 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vacancy: Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Manager »
Master Builders South Africa (MBSA) is a federation of employers’ organizations regulated in terms of Section 107 of the L...
01 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vacancy: Clinic Assistant, Zululand »
The Association is looking for a Clinic Assistant in our Area Office, Zululand. PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCTION P...
01 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vacancy: Senior Administrative Assistant »
The Association is looking for a Senior Administrative Assistant in our Westville Office . PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCT...
01 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vacancy – Westville Receptionist »
The Association is looking for a Receptionist in our Westville office . PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCTION To pro...
02 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vacancy : Administrative Assistant, Training Department, Westville »
The Association is  looking for a Administrative Assistant in our Training Department, Westville. PRIMARY PURPOS...

General Information
01 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
$125 Million - Miscommunication Can Prove Costly »
Being responsible for overseeing the successful completion of a costly project can at times prove frustrating, particularl...
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Damp in Buildings »
Damp can occur in any building during its lifespan. There is however a tendency at present to ignore good building practic...
06 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Software »
The concept of construction software can be a source of confusion for some, as it may be difficult to grasp the link betwe...

Association News
23 July 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Nominations for Awards »
Call for Nominations for Awards: Positive Contribution to the Building Industry Master Builders KwaZulu-Natal will...
23 July 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Join us as a Marketing Partner! »
Master Builders KwaZulu-Natal Annual Awards 2017 The Master Builders KwaZulu-Natal Annual Awards gala event will be...

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