10.1 The Maha Sabha, as constituted, shall be governed by a Council.
10.2 The Maha Sabha shall establish Provincial Branches which shall be subject to the provisions of the constitution of the Maha Sabha.
10.3 The Provincial Branches shall operate within and shall be subject to the provisions of the SAHMS Constitution
10.4 The Executive Committee of the Provincial Branches shall be appointed by the Council of the Maha Sabha. The Provincial Executive Committees shall have the power to appoint office bearers and sub-committees.
10.5 The Council of the Maha Sabha shall be elected biennially (at every alternate annual general meeting) and shall comprise:
10.5.1 The Office Bearers made up as follows:
10.5.1.1 The President
10.5.1.2 One elected Deputy President and a Vice-President from each of the Provincial Branches.
10.5.1.3 Two Secretaries
10.5.1.4 Two Treasurers
10.5.1.5 A Public Relations Officer
10.5.2. Ten elected Executive Committee members
10.5.3 Two delegates representing each member organization
10.6 THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:
10.6.1 The Executive Committee shall be made up of:
10.6.1.1 Office Bearers of the Maha Sabha
10.6.1.2 Ten elected members
10.6.2 The Executive shall be accountable to the Council.
10.6.3 The Executive Committee shall have powers to carry out such work as may be entrusted to it by the Council, and shall be responsible for any matter of an urgent nature that would ordinarily be dealt with by the Council.
10.6.4 The Executive Committee shall meet at least 4 times a year
10.7 FINANCE COMMITTEE:
10.7.1 There shall be a Finance Committee appointed by the Council from among members of the Council.
10.7.2 The Council may also co-opt advisory members to serve on the Finance Committee.
10.7.3 Vacancies occurring in the Finance Committee shall be filled by the Council as it deems it necessary.
10.7.4 The Finance Committee shall operate strictly in accordance with any terms of reference defined by the Council and in keeping with provisions embodied in Clause 14 under Finance and Accounts in this Constitution.
10.7.5 The Finance Committee shall meet at least once a month.
10.7.6 The Treasurers shall carry out their roles and functions in close consultation with the Finance Committee.
10.8 MANAGEMENT ACTION COMMITTEE
10.8.1 The SAHMS shall appoint a MANAGEMENT ACTION COMMITTEE (MAC) to deal with the day to day Administrative and Operational matters of the Sabha.
10.8.2 The MAC shall not resolve any decisions concerning policy.
10.8.3 The MAC shall consist of Members of the Executive and shall from time to time seek the assistance of non- Executive members.
10.8.4 The MAC shall present its weekly/fortnightly meeting Minutes to the President and shall be subject to the authority of the Executive Committee.
10.9 The Sabha may establish any separate entity for the purpose of promoting the aims and objectives of the SAHMS.
10.10 The SAHMS is appointed by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupation (QCTO) as the Assessment Quality Partner governing Priests in South Africa.
10.10.1 The SAHMS shall appoint a National Council of Hindu Priests (NCOHP).
10.10.2 The NCOHP shall be appointed by the Executive Committee and shall consist of not less than five (5) persons.
10.10.3 The NCOHP shall meet at least four (4) times a year and be accountable to the Executive of the SAHMS. The NCOHP shall keep its own accounting records and shall be accountable to the Treasurer of the SAHMS