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Drakenstein economy overview

The Drakenstein municipal economy, the largest municipality in the Western Cape outside the City of Cape Town.

The Economic Growth and Tourism division provides an enabling and conducive economic environment to facilitate sustainable economic empowerment for all communities
within Drakenstein through the implementation of economic development projects, programmes and initiatives.


​Tourism documents

Economic Growth and Tourism (EGT) division overview

The division is responsible for the implementation of the following projects, programmes and Initiatives to ensure economic growth:

• The promotion of the development of priority sectors which include Agriculture; Informal sector, Manufacturing; Technology; Transport and Logistics;
• Facilitate investment promotion in the key sectors to diversify the economy;
• Build skills for the future through responding to investor needs and matching skills with jobs;
• Facilitate meaningful job creation;
• Provide business support for thriving entrepreneurs in both the formal and informal economy; and
• Growing the Tourism sector as a priority sector in Drakenstein.


Mrs Chrismaré Carse
Senior Tourism Officer

t:               +27 21 807 7744
e:               Chrismare.Carse@drakenstein.gov.za
a:               5th Floor, Nedbank Centre, cnr Breda Street
                  and Berg River Boulevard, Paarl, 7646


Emergency Numbers

Life threatening
021 872 2323

Service Emergency
021 807 4500


Drakenstein Municipality
Berg River Boulevard
South Africa

GPS coordinates

S33 44.248 E18 58.108

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