Use of the Knysna Municipality’s website is subject to the following terms and conditions of use.

Website terms of use

Our terms of use consist of our disclaimer and copyright statement. You can find the disclaimer and copyright statement below.

Use of the website and associated online applications signifies that you agree with these terms of use. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms of use, please do not use this website or associated applications.


The information contained in this website is provided by the Knysna Municipality and is for general information only. Whilst we strive to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability of information on the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained therein for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Every effort is made to keep the website running smoothly. However, Knysna Municipality takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Always ensure you download the most up-to-date version of your browser for optimal use of our website and applications.

Links disclaimer

In this website you are able to link to other websites that are not under the control of Knysna Municipality. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

In no event will Knysna Municipality be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of the use of this website or of a link from this site to any other website.


This website and its content is copyright of the Knysna Municipality ©. All rights are reserved.

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited, other than the following:

  • You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only,
  • You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge our website as the source of the material.

You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Should such permission be granted, then each such reference must acknowledge that the information resides at and is the property of the Knysna Municipality. Send enquiries to pr@knysna.gov.za.

The information created by the Knysna Municipality on this site is the property of the municipality. Unless otherwise specified, permission to include URL references to this information for non-commercial purposes is granted, provided that each such reference acknowledges that the information resides at and is the property of the Knysna Municipality.