Housing allowance for government employees | Western Cape Education Department

Housing allowance for government employees

“Government Employees Housing Scheme (GEHS)

It is mandatory for all permanent employees to enroll with the GEHS should they wish to utilise the services offered through the GEHS.

Enroll:

  • Online at www.gehs.gov.za; or
  • Call the Enrolment Call Centre at 0861 12 34 34.

Should any employee want a call centre agent from the GEHS to call him/her to telephonically enroll in the scheme, the employee needs to send an email to Celeste Pierce on celeste.pierce@westerncape.gov.za together with his/her cell number.“


Housing allowance checklist

GEHS: Housing allowance application form for tenants

GEHS: Housing allowance application form for homeowners

Nomination of beneficiaries

Occupancy affidavit

Verification of housing allowance spouse details

Brochure: Finance Linked Individual Subsidy Programme