NOMINATION OF CANDIDATES TO SERVE AS COUNCIL MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN HERITAGE RESOURCES AGENCY (SAHRA)
The Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr. Nathi Mthethwa invites members of the public to submit nominations of candidates to serve on the Council of the South African Heritage Resources Agency for a period 1 [...]
Notification of the Intention to declare a number of Sites within the Bo-Kaap, Cape Town as National Heritage Sites in terms of Section 27 of the National Heritage Resources Act No. 25 of 1999.
SAHRA would like to invite interested and affected parties to comment on the Wreck Resources Permit Policy for a period of 30 days, concluding on 15 January 2019. Comments on the draft policy can be sent [...]
Invitation to comment on Draft List of Types of Heritage Objects, which may not be exported without a permit issued by SAHRA. Gazette (provisional) List of Types 24-08-2018 Invitation to comment on the Draft Regulation for Restitution of heritage [...]
SAHRA invites the public to provide comments on the updated Minimum Standards for Heritage Specialist Studies in terms of section 38 of the National Heritage Resources Act, No 25 of 1999 from 1 September 2017 until 30 September [...]
In celebration of South Africa’s 20 years of Democracy, SAHRA used Heritage Month to look back at 20 sites that have been declared National Heritage Sites under the National Heritage Resources Act. These sites have [...]
The South African Parliament in Cape Town has been officially declared as a National Heritage Site by the South African Heritage Resources Agency (SAHRA). The mandate of SAHRA is to identify, protect and promote heritage [...]
International Day for Monuments and Sites April 18th is International Day for Monuments and Sites, also popularly known as World Heritage Day. To celebrate this day, GoUNESCO, a UNESCO New Delhi supported online challenge, is planning [...]
Freedom Day is celebrated on 27 April. It celebrates freedom and commemorates the first post-apartheid elections held on that day in 1994. Where ever you are, hope you celebrate this milestonein our democracy.
CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PDF: Press Release Union Buildings_2 On the 16th of December 2013, South Africa will be celebrating the centenary of the Union Buildings which has recently been declared a national heritage site by [...]
It is well established that modern humans originated in Africa, before moving out to inhabit rest of the planet. They first spread into Asia and Europe via the Arabian Peninsula, and those in the Far [...]