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Join the green building movement and enjoy a host of benefits including increased profile, discounts, high-level networking and the knowledge that you are playing your part in changing the way South Africa is built

As a member of the Green Building Council SA, your company will play a critical role in transforming the South African built environment. You will become part of our network of industry leaders and pioneers, collectively championing the green building cause and accelerating the development and adoption of best practices.

We currently offer membership for organisations / companies and will be launching membership for individuals soon.

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What are the Benefits?

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Brand Alignment & Marketing Collateral

Use of the Green Building Council SA member logo on all communications – website, emails, promotional materials, letterhead etc.

Opportunity for exposure in the member newsletter sent to 7000+ subscribers

Opportunities for the GBCSA team to work more closely in assisting your business strategy eg: marketing support in celebrating our members’ notable green achievements.


Networking & Events

The Green Building Council, in partnership with our members organize various events throughout the year.

Planet Shaper events for like-minded members showcase new innovations and research and provide great networking opportunities.

Planet Shaper building tours of Green Star or EDGE certified buildings.

Our Green Building Convention is THE networking event of the year and our line-up of speakers combine local experience and developments with the most innovative international trends.

Our members get discounted rates on all our offerings including:

Discounted Green Star and EDGE building certification pricing.

Preferential pricing on member event, convention and educational courses.


Education and Knowledge Sharing

Preferential pricing on bespoke and public education courses.

Access to technical manuals, support documents and digital publications (we recommend that product manufacturers / distributors familiarise themselves with the Green Star technical manuals in order to understand how their product portfolio can address the needs of the market and consequently how to position themselves).

Free copies of the GBCSA +Impact magazine as well as featured articles.


Advisory Services

Provide strategic green building journey mapping assistance.

Review of up to two organisational policies relevant to green building.

Preferential pricing on green building policy development support.

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Connect With Us

Take five minutes to follow us on social media sites or sign-up for our newsletter. You’ll get the latest news, innovations and trends from the local and global green building movement.


Participate in Our Events

The strength of our membership lies in the fact it has representatives from all areas of the property, construction, product and services industry. Build the strength of your benefit by participating in our events.


Attend Our Training Courses

Our training courses are offered both online and face to face and offer insight into our rating tools as well as broader sustainability and green building issues.

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Organisational Membership

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Sharpen your green edge with GBCSA membership

Sharpen your green edge with GBCSA membership

Running any organisation in South Africa is about making daily decisions on how to maximize the positive impact that can be leveraged from available resources.

Individual Membership

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The Building and Construction Sector Can Reach Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

The Building and Construction Sector Can Reach Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

With the support of more than 80 organisations, the World Green Building Council’s new report describes actions to revolutionise the buildings and construction sector towards a net zero future, through elimination of embodied carbon emissions.

Student Membership

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Green Game-Changers Win Greenovate Property and Engineering Awards 2019

Green Game-Changers Win Greenovate Property and Engineering Awards 2019

University of Pretoria and North West University claim top honours at the Greenovate Awards. University of Pretoria is the winner of the Greenovate Property Award 2019 and North West University the winner of the Greenovate Engineering Award 2019.

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