Your HRA Membership Resource Page
Membership of the HRA is open to all persons over the age of 18 years, who support the HRA’s Constitution and own property in the geographic area as defined in clause 2 of the Constitution (see below) or who are bona fide lessees of property in the geographic area as set out, as well as the spouses or partners of such owners or lessees. Membership can also be taken up by a corporate body or trust. A person, corporate body or trust may only exercise membership rights if membership fees are paid-up.
WHO QUALIFIES TO VOTE?
Subscription fees are determined, from time to time, by the Executive Committee. To qualify for a voting right:
A new paid-up member must complete the required application form - see beow
A corporate body or trust must nominate a person in writing who shall be entitled to vote on its behalf.
A member is required to pay an annual subscription in advance during January of each year. The current annual subscription is R150.
A member who pays his/her subscription after January must pay the full membership fee for that year.
1. A cheque made out to the Hermanus Ratepayers Association posted to the address below.
2. Cash or cheque handed in to the Hermanus Tourism Office, Old Station Building, Hermanus.
3. By EFT, Bank = NEDBANK; Branch No = 134512; Account No = 1345008708
Please ensure that your name appears on the deposit slip and/or e-mail proof of payment to or fax or post.
The HRA's Constitution sets out its mission and goals; who can become members and voting requirements; management and control; committee and general meetings as well as financial controls and winding up. The Constitution was last updated in May 2015.
Membership Application Form
Membership is open to any Hermanus ratepayer and it runs from January to December of a calendar year. The annual Membership fee for 2017 is R150.00 and the membership form submission and subscription payment may be done electronically, buy post, or by hand at the Hermanus Tourism Office in the Old Station Building in Mitchell Street.