DIVISION PLANNING SERVICES
The Division Planning Services deals with spatial planning, G.I.S., heritage, building control, land use planning and surveying matters.
Section Land Use Planning and Surveying
The Land Use Planning and Surveying Section ensures the orderly and sustainable development and management of the built environment within the Drakenstein Municipal area, through creating an enabling environment in order to give effect to the municipality’s vision of creating “A city of excellence”.
Land-use planning and surveying refers to a wide range of activities that direct the future use of land and manage the current use thereof, in order to ensure the optimal use of land within a political, social, cultural, environmental and economic context.
Land Use Planning Sub-section
This Section is mainly responsible for the processing of applications involving land use changes (by means of rezoning, consent uses, departures, temporary departures, amendment of conditions of approval and removal of restrictive title conditions and technical approvals), as well as farm subdivisions and exempted subdivisions. The section is furthermore responsible for the scrutinizing of building plans for compliance with zoning parameters, as well as attending to illegal land uses.
The most important tools used in land use management are the Zoning Scheme Bylaw and the Bylaw on Municipal Land Use Planning with both being adopted during 2018 as required under the amended planning legislation.
Land Surveying Sub-section
This Section is mainly responsible for the processing of applications for urban subdivisions, clearance with regard to the transfer of newly created erven and the scrutinizing of building plans for compliance with regard to ownership and site dimensions, as well a general physical surveying functions.
General and land use planning application enquiriesJoan Arendse Tel: 021 807 4849 Email: Joan.Arendse@drakenstein.gov.za
Zoning enquiriesBrent Barnard | Tel: 021 807 4827Email: Brent.Barnard@drakenstein.gov.za
Land surveying application enquiriesHaneefa Karriem Tel: 021 807 7749 Email: Haneefa.Karriem@drakenstein.gov.za
Drakenstein Bylaw on Municipal Land Use PlanningDrakenstein Zoning Scheme Bylaw
D001 Saron.pdfD002 Gouda.pdfD003 Hermon.pdfD004 Wellington.pdfD005 Wellington.pdfD006 Wellington.pdfD007 Wellington.pdfD008 Windmeul.pdfD009 Paarl North.pdfD010 Mbekweni.pdfD011 Paarl.pdfD012 Paarl North.pdfD013 Paarl.pdfD014 Paarl.pdfD015 Paarl.pdfD016 Paarl South.pdfD017 Paarl.pdfD018 Paarl South.pdfD019 Val de Vie.pdfD020 Pearl Valley.pdfD021 Simondium.pdfD022 Bain's Kloof.pdfD023 Drakenstein Rural.pdfD024 Drakenstein Rural.pdfD025 Drakenstein Rural.pdfD026 Drakenstein Rural.pdfDrakenstein All - Zoning Frames.pdfDrakenstein All.pdf
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