NABISA Membership

Different Categories

NABISA  offers the following categories of membership:

  • Registered Professional Building Officer/ Surveyor : Three-year or greater tertiary degree or National diploma in one of the following (plus appropriate work experience):  Civil engineering; Structural engineering; Architecture; Building management; Building science; Building surveying; or Quantity surveying.
  • Home inspector/ assessor: SAHITA Certificate of Competence (plus appropriate work experience), or any other qualification approved by NABISA.
  • Compliance inspector: Any legally competent person certified to issue certifications of compliance (CoC) for any of the following:  New roofs (A19), Electrical, plumbing, gas installations, electrical fence, construction safety, pest control, glazing, etc
  • Project manager: Member of the SACPMCP and/or actively involved in project management and quality control in the South African construction industry.
  • Candidate inspector: On submission of a CV and letter of motivation to NABISA, as per all above following the Assessment by NABISA.

Until 1 September 2018 all NABISA membership will continue to be free.   Membership of NABISA has been free since its inception in 2016 and all NABISA expenses have been funded by SAHITA.   SAHITA, was the body responsible for the registration of NABISA (The National Association of Building Inspectors of South Africa) with the CIPC as a non-profit organisation (registration K2016210564).

To apply for membership please complete the registration application below:

Initial Membership is Free

 Regional general meetings of NABISA members will be held in the third quarter of 2018 to:

  1. Ratify the NABISA Constitution (draft constitution to be made available to member prior to these meetings);
  2. Elect a new board representative of all sectors of the South African building inspection industry;
  3. Ratify the appointment of NABISA office bearers;
  4. Set membership fees and membership qualification standards