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Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act, 2011 (Act No. 8 of 2011)


Sectional Titles Schemes Management Regulations, 2016


Annexure 1 : Management rules

Part 3 : Trustee meetings and decisions

12. Chairperson


(1) If a body corporate consists of only two members, the provisions in these rules in regard to the election and functions of a chairperson do not apply.


(2) From the establishment of the body corporate until the end of the first general meeting, the developer or the developer's nominee is the chairperson of the trustees.


(3) At the commencement of the first meeting of trustees after an annual general meeting at which trustees have been elected and whenever else necessary, the trustees must by majority vote elect a chairperson from among their number.


(4) The chairperson of the trustees holds office as such until the end of the next annual general meeting.


(5) The trustees at a trustees' meeting or the members at a general meeting may remove the chairperson from office if notice of the meeting contains a clear statement of the proposed removal; provided that such removal does not automatically remove the chairperson from the office of trustee.


(6) If a chairperson is removed from office as such or ceases to hold office as a trustee, the remaining trustees must elect a replacement chairperson from among their number who holds office as chairperson for the remainder of the period of office of his or her predecessor and has the same voting rights.


(7) If the elected chairperson vacates the chair during the course of a trustee meeting, is not present or is for any other reason unable or unwilling to preside, the trustees present must choose another chairperson from among their number and that replacement chairperson has all the powers and functions of the chairperson while acting as such.