The South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP) hereby advises that Council has resolved on 05 October 2017 to publish the rule that a Voluntary Association shall sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Council to be recognized in the Architectural Profession.
The MOU shall clarify and define the roles and set out the duties and obligations of the Council and the Voluntary Association in the architectural profession.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a document that governs the relationship between Council and a recognised VA. It defines the roles, duties and obligations of the Council and the Voluntary Association within the architectural profession.
The amendment of Board Notice 86 of 2016 with the insertion of Rule 5.
has been published by way of the publication of a board notice 171 of 2017 which sets out the requirements for recognition and maintenance of recognition of voluntary associations in Terms of Section 25, read together with Section 14(d) of the Architectural Profession Act, 2000, (Act No.44 of 2000).