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July 2020

Municipal services

At Swartland Municipality, we manage our municipal services as follows:

  • Protection Services including municipal police, traffic, harbour, fire-fighting and emergency services. Emergency after-hours number: 022 487 9479.

  • Corporate Services including human resources, legal services, property and contract administration, records management, communication and public relations, client services, tourism, libraries, secretariat services and ward committees.

  • Development Services including town planning, building control, valuations, community development, provision of low-cost housing, Yzerfontein caravan park, occupational and environmental health services.

  • Civil Engineering Services including the provision and maintenance of water supply, building services, refuse removal, street cleansing, sewerage, roads, storm water, parks and sports grounds.

  • Electrical Engineering Services including the transmission, distribution and supply of electricity, streets and sports field lighting, as well as auxiliary electrical services.

  • Financial Services including all financial functions, supply chain management, property rates, meter readings, debt collection, subsidies and more.

Click on each of the headings above for more information, including contact details, of each of these divisions. For service-specific information consult the expandable ‘Municipal services’ menu to the left of this page.

Remember – all our service divisions are committed to delivering excellent services in accordance with our monitored service delivery standards. Blow the whistle on bad service delivery! E-mail