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Submit Building Plans & Land Use Applications Online


Building Control

The Building Control Unit is responsible for the circulation and approval of building plans, in terms of the National Building Regulations and Standards Act (Act 103 of 1977), for any building work to be executed on a site, i.e. the construction of new dwellings and other buildings, extensions and alterations to dwellings and other buildings, the erection of boundary walls and advertising signs, as well as the construction of swimming pools.

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Land Use Planning and Surveying

The purpose of land use planning is to cater for development to take place in an orderly manner, in order to enhance the living quality of the residents, but also to cater for economic progress from a business and industrial perspective. 

This division is responsible for the processing of land use planning/development applications such as rezonings, consent uses, land use departures, house shops and farm subdivisions. All submitted building plans are furthermore scrutinised by this division in order to ensure compliance with the land parameters applicable to the zoning of the property. This division also deals with illegal land uses.

Contact details for enquiries: Tel: 021 807 4849 | email: Joan.Arendse@drakenstein.gov.za

Zoning enquiries: Cole Petersen Tel: 021 807 4827 | email: Cole.Petersen@drakenstein.gov.za​​​

Land use planning application enquiries: Joan Arendse Tel: 021 807 4849 | e-mail: Joan.Arendse@drakenstein.gov.za

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