South African Housing Cooperative Association

Organization's name: South African Housing Cooperative Association
Organization's acronym: SAHCA
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: 9th Floor, Orion House
49 Jorrison Steet, Braamfontein, 2017
South Africa
Phone: +27734490005
Fax: +27866142810
Web site: ZAP
Organization type: Cooperative
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Development

Financing for Development:
  • Mobilizing domestic financial resources for development

Sustainable Development:
  • Human settlements
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • South Africa
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2004
Year of registration (YYYY): 2004
Organizational structure: National Board, Provincial Committees and Members
Number and type of members: 75 Members are primary housing cooperatives, which same primary cooperatives are having individuals as their members, ranging between 650 to 35 members per primary housing cooperative.
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major Group affiliation:
  • Indigenous people