Welcome to the National Credit Regulator

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) was established as the regulator under the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (the Act) and is responsible for the regulation of the South African credit industry. It is tasked with carrying out education, research, policy development, registration of industry participants, investigation of complaints, and ensuring enforcement of the Act.
 
The Act requires the Regulator to promote the development of an accessible credit market, particularly to address the needs of historically disadvantaged persons, low income persons, and remote, isolated or low density communities.
 
The NCR is also tasked with the registration of credit providers, credit bureaux and debt counsellors; and enforcement of compliance with the Act.

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Credit extension slows down

/ 25 Jun

Media Release June 2015   The National Credit Regulator (NCR) today released the ‘Consumer Credit Market Report’ (CCMR) and the Credit Bureau Monitor (CBM), which are based on th...

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Uptick in consumer credit during festive period

/ 24 Jun

Media Release March 2015   The National Credit Regulator (NCR) today released the ‘Consumer Credit Market Report’ (CCMR) and the Credit Bureau Monitor (CBM), which are based on t...

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Office Coordinator: Complaints Department

/ 19 Jun

NCR is looking for an Office Coordinator in the Complaints Department. Closing Date: 26 June 2015 Click here to apply now

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National Credit Regulator refers Finbond Mutual Ba…

/ 18 Jun

June 2015 After conducting an investigation, the National Credit Regulator (“NCR”) referred Finbond Mutual Bank (“Finbond”), a registered credit provider to the National Consumer ...

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National Consumer Commission and National Credit R…

/ 14 Apr

Media Release 11 March 2015 World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) is celebrated across the world annually on 15 March, since 1983. The very first consumer rights were pronounced in 19...

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National Credit Regulator applies to the National …

/ 14 Apr

Media Release February 2015                The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it has applied to the National Consumer Tribunal to cancel the registration of S...

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National Credit Regulator urges consumers to be wa…

/ 14 Apr

Media Release                                                                                                                                                     February 2015  T...

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National Credit Regulator refers uBank Ltd to the …

/ 14 Apr

  Media Release January 2015             The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced that it has referred uBank Ltd to the National Consumer Tribunal for contraventions of...

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