Finance Committee

Purpose of the committee
The purpose for this committee has been synthesised from the Landscape Architectural Professional Act, Act 45 of 2000 (hereafter referred to as the Act) to:
  • Ensure that the SACLAP has policies in place regarding Fees payable for services rendered by Council.
  • Ensure that SACLAP uses its available funds in a responsible manner.
  • Eensure that Audited Reports are provided annually to the SACLAP Council as well as the Council for the Built Environment (CBE) and the Department of Public Works (DPW)
  • Establish a Strategic Plan for the period determined by the CBE/DPW and implement the associated Annual Performance Plans accordingly.
Responsibilities of the committee
  • Provide input and assist the Registrar with the preparation of the Strategic Plan.
  • Provide input and assist the Registrar with the preparation of annual budgets and performance plan.
  • Assist the Registrar in setting up systems and procedures to demonstrate in principle compliance with good governance principles.
  • Oversee financial management as implemented by the Registrar
  • Update the SACLAP rates table, which sets out the costs associated with the services that SACLAP renders in the prescribed manner.