Master Builders South Africa has developed a number of useful model agreements for a variety of applications. The use of Master Builders South Africa contract documents is not restricted to members of Master Builders Associations and the documents are available to members of the public. To determine whether a contractor is a member of an Association affiliated to Master Builders South Africa, please contact the local Master Builders Association. Users of contract documents are advised that, although amendments and alterations are sometimes made to model agreements, such amendments are not recommended. If amendments or alterations have to be made they should be listed under the relevant clauses in the agreement and should be carefully assessed by all parties, specifically the effect of the amendments or alterations on the rest of the agreement. The following Standard Forms of Contract for use on different types of building projects are available from any of the Master Builders Associations.
The role of the Education & Training Committee is to provide the Board with information about the changing world of education and artisan training in South Africa. The Committee achieves this by its close cooperation and liaison with all the relevant departments and institutions, and includes the following:
MBSA and the MBAs promote a positive OH&S culture, which contributes
to the reduction and elimination of occupational injury, disease, loss
and the prevention of damage to the environment.
Compliance with the law and the well-being of both employer and employee is the foremost concern of MBSA.
This is achieved by developing solid management OH&S principles and providing the following services to our members and the industry:
MBSA's Government Affairs activities expand construction markets, through credible and expert advocacy at all levels of government, MBSA ensures that legislators and regulators understand the impacts of policies on building and construction businesses. MBSA facilitates the involvement of its members in government affairs, providing a powerful and respected voice in the policymaking process.