VOETSTOOTS

“Voetstoots”   There is a standard clause in most sale contracts in South Africa, known as the Voetstoots clause, which translates to “as it stands” meaning that property is being sold with defects and all. When a property is then sold as Voetstoots, it...

Electrical & Gas Certificates

Certificates of Compliance   Electrical Compliance Certificate: In terms of the Electrical Installation Regulations, which came into effect in 2009 under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the seller of the property must obtain an Electrical Certificate of...