• Please check your vehicle licence expiry date

    The final date to renew your licence is 23 April 2018. To avoid the payment of penalties please renew your licence at your local registering authority (RA) by furnishing your identity document and proof of residential and postal address.

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  • Upcoming meetings

    The following meetings have been scheduled for the month of April.

    Monday 23 April @ 09h00: Planning & Integrated Human Settlements Committee Meeting
    Tuesday 24 April @ 09h00: Finance & Governance Committee Meeting (Continue)
    Wednesday 25 April @ 09h00: Special Council Committee Meeting

  • Applications for Indigent rebates now open

    Applications for indigent rebates are now open and will be submitted up until 31 May 2018. The Knysna Municipality calls upon senior citizens and residents who fall within the Council’s Indigent category and who are municipal account holders to re-apply for rebates on their property rates and services for the 2018/19 financial year.

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  • Enough water for Greater Knysna tourists

    Speaking of the water security of Greater Knysna, Eleanore Bouw-Spies, Knysna Executive Mayor said that, while the Municipality has moderate water restrictions in place, residents and visitors of this pristine area will not find themselves without water.

  • First phase of CBD renewal programme to be launched

    The Knysna Municipality is ready to start with the first phase of a comprehensive CBD renewal programme.

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  • Breaks in water reticulation system addressed

    Knysna Executive Mayor, Eleanore Bouw-Spies and her team sincerely apologise for these water outages. This has been a recurring problem that affected the municipality for a number of years. The Executive Mayor called an urgent Mayoral Committee meeting today in order to address the problem. The following resolutions were taken:

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  • Knysna Oyster Festival and Knysna Municipality shares excitement on Emerging Events Incubator Programme

    Knysna Executive Mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies says, “it is great to meet these event co-ordinators who will hopefully develop their skills and companies to take the Pick ‘n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival and many other local events into the future ensuring an Inclusive, Innovative & Inspired Knysna. We are excited and can’t wait to see the impact of this programme on the 2018 Pick ‘n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival.”

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INITIATIVES

WESTERN CAPE GOVERNMENT: HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Garden Route Rebuild
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Garden Route Rebuild
Click here to find out more about the Garden Route Rebuild Initiative.

Important Numbers

EMERGENCIES ALL HOURS:
+27 (0)44 302 8911
GENERAL ENQUIRIES
+27 (0)44 302 6300
ELECTRICITY FAULTS
+27 (0)44 302 6397
WATER & SEWERAGE
+27 (0)44 302 6331
REPORT BABOONS NEAR HOMES
+27 (0)44 302 6551
SEDGEFIELD
+27 (0)44 302 6500

Knysna Municipality Citizen Engagement Application:

Knysna App - Community Engagement Click here and login to our citizen engagement application.

Public Notices

SAVE ELECTRICITY:
Click here for electricity saving tips.

DEALING WITH BABOONS:
Read more about how to deal with baboons on your property.

LEVEL 3 WATER RESTRICTIONS IMPLEMENTED: Level 3 Water Restrictions have been implemented by the Knysna Municipality with immediate effect. This new level of restrictions has resulted by Greater Knysna residents not adhering to the call to reduce their water usage. Read more about how to be water wise all year round.

General Valuation 2017 - 2022:
The valuation roll for 2017 - 2022 is available. Click here to view

Water Stats

Period: 18 - 19 April 2018

Knysna
Target: 8 Ml/day

Sedgefield
Target: 1.9 Ml/day

Akkerkloof Dam: 40% Full
Knysna Rainfall: 6 mm
Sedgefield Rainfall: 14 mm

Level 3 Water Restrictions Apply

Report Water Abuse on 060 998 7000

Simple Calendar

April 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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  • Finance & Governance Committee Meeting
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10
  • Technical Services Meeting
  • Community Services Meeting
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18
  • Ward 10 Budget & IDP Meeting
  • Ward 11 Budget & IDP Meeting
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  • Ward 5 Budget & IDP Meeting
  • Ward 9 Budget & IDP Meeting
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23
  • Planning & Integrated Human Settlements Meeting
  • Ward 6 Budget & IDP Meeting
24
  • Finance & Governance Committee Continue
  • Ward 7 Budget & IDP Meeting
25
  • Special Council Meeting
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30

Economic Data

Knysna Film and Events:

Knysna Film and Events
Click here to find out more about Knysna Film and Events.

Data & Statistics:
Data and statistic information.
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Lagoon Update

Click here to access the latest Estuary Water Quality Report and documents related to the Knysna Estuary Pollution Action Plan.

Tourism


The greater Knysna area is a popular all-year tourism destination.
Click here for the official Knysna Tourism website.
Click here for the official Sedgefield Tourism website.

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