Who is SAHRA?

We present this information about SAHRA in order to create an awareness among the people of our country of their right to conserve what they consider to be valuable heritage resources, the mechanisms for doing this, and to recognise the exciting new possibilities that the Act creates for them.

What we do?

SAHRA is mandated to coordinate the identification and management of the national estate. The aims are to introduce an integrated system for the identification, assessment and management of the heritage resources and to enable provincial and local authorities to adopt powers to protect and manage them.

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The uncomfortable conversationDesecration of graves during course of development, a movement towards finding a solution For more information on the event, please see the Press release below. SAHRA Round Table Press Release - 27 Sept [...]

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SAHRA has developed the South African Heritage Resources Information System (SAHRIS). SAHRIS is the first online inventory system in South Africa for managing heritage resources. SAHRIS is a project funded by the Department of Arts and Culture.

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