• Easy access to your municipal account

    Knysna Municipality is making it even easier for customers to get their accounts. All you need to do is download your account from the following link: http://knysna.docview.co.za/ Use your municipal account for both the user name and password. You can change your password after the first registration.

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  • Upcoming meetings

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

    Thursday 24 May @ 09h00: Mayoral Committee Meeting
    Wednesday 30 May @ 09h00: Special Council Meeting

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  • Charlesford water pipeline connected

    We are excited to announce that we will connect the new Charlesford water pipeline during the course of this week. The switchover should not affect water supply.

    We do however, urge residents and visitors to be extra vigilant during the switchover period and continue to use water sparingly regardless of the proactive measures taken by the municipality.

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  • Mayor officially opened Knysna’s first open air gym

    Executive Mayor Eleanore Bouw-Spies officially opened the open air gymnasium in George Rex Drive, next to Cathy Park, earlier today.

    Bouw-Spies said the Municipality was delighted when they heard that they have been selected as a beneficiary by the National Department of Sport & Recreation. “What a wonderful contribution as an outdoor activity and we want to thank the Department for the great initiative. This gym does not only allow our residents to get healthy outdoors, but the facility can be enjoyed by old and young, abled and disabled. Exercise time can now double up as family time!”

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  • SMME Incubator successfully growing small business

    The partnership between Nedbank Business Banking and Knysna Municipality that began in 2009 continues to help set small businesses on the path to success, boosting the economy and stimulating job creation.

    To date more than 100 local businesses have benefited from the original initiative by getting equipment and stock from Nedbank thanks to a R500 000 contribution towards enterprise development funding for small entrepreneurs identified by the municipality.

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  • 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. In the past week alone Sedgefield's target water usage of 1.9ML/day was exceeded with the area utilising 2.2Ml/day. Knysna's target of 8Ml/day was ignored and residents used a whopping 12.4Ml/day.

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  • Help clean up Knysna’s illegal dumping

    As part of Knysna Municipality‟s campaign to rid Greater Knysna of illegal dumping, they have identified illegal dumping hotspots within the area and are asking residents to join them in identifying the culprits.

    "Please Whatsapp us on 081 556 9374 with details of where and when you have noticed illegal dumping. It would be ideal if a photograph of the perpetrators could accompany your report," encouraged Knysna Acting Municipal Manager, Bevan Ellman.

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REMEMBER TO CONSERVE ELECTRICITY BETWEEN 5PM AND 9PM EVERY DAY

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INITIATIVES

WESTERN CAPE GOVERNMENT: HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Garden Route Rebuild
Click here to check your status on the Housing Demand Database Public Search Facility.

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 - 20 May 2018

Knysna
Target: 8 Ml/day

Sedgefield
Target: 1.9 Ml/day

Akkerkloof Dam: 40% Full
Knysna Rainfall: 0 mm
Sedgefield Rainfall: 0 mm

Level 3 Water Restrictions Apply

Report Water Abuse on 060 998 7000

Simple Calendar

May 2018

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  • Ward 3 Budget & IDP Meeting
  • Ward 2 Budget & IDP Meeting
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  • Ward 8 Budget & IDP Meeting
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  • Mayoral Committee Meeting
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  • Special Council Meeting
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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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