More Info on Debt Counsellors
The sections of the National Credit Act No. 34 of 2005 relevant to over-indebtedness and restructuring of debt come into effect on 1 June 2007. The Act makes provision for the registration of debt-counsellors to assist over-indebted consumers. Debt counsellors are required to undergo training approved by the NCR.
From 1 June 2007, debt counselling services will be available to consumers who are unable to honour in a timely manner, all credit agreements to which they are party, as indicated by the their history of debt repayment.
- For further information refer to the relevant sections of the Act
- For further information, refer to the relevant sections of the Regulations