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Economic Development & and Spatial Planning

 

Executive Manager
Canesia Dieketseng Vezi- Pr. Pln A/2632/2018
Qulifications
Bachelor of Technology in Town & Regional Planning)

Contact Details
Mobile: 073 427 8738
Office: 039 797 6663
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PA TO EXM : Ms Amanda Baqwa
Contact Details : Office: 039 797 6792
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DEPARTMENTAL INFORMATION, FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENTS AND ITS RESPONSIBILITIES, SUB-SECTION UNITS AND THEIR RESPOSIBILITIES 

The department is responsible for sustainable development and management of the built environment by creating an enabling environment in order realize the municipality’s vision of creating “A People-Centred City of Economic Possibilities by 2047”. It consists of the following Business Units:

LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT UNIT -is responsible for

  • Assess and approve Business licenses,
  • Provide support to Informal traders.
  • Coordinate Expanded Public Works Programme
  • Promote and support Tourism development.
  • SMME’S and Comparatives support

Responsible Manager: Ms Antionette Whyte (Office: 039 797 6748 Mobile: 079 287 9593)

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BUILDING CONTROL UNIT -The Building Control Unit is responsible for

  • Approval and processes sing of building plan applications.
  • Enforcement of statutory requirements regulating buildings, in terms of the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act (Act 103 of 1977).

SPATIAL PLANNING AND HUMAN SETTLEMENT UNIT- is responsible for

  • Developing policies and strategies guiding the long-term development of the Municipality.
  • Providing spatial planning advise and input on land use development and land management.
  • Identifying land for future development.
  • Processing of Land Use Development Applications.
  • Facilitate access to housing opportunities and develop a short to long term Human Settlement Plan and Strategy.
  • Property management
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Title Deed Restoration Programme

Responsible Manager: Mr Samora Madikizela (Office: 039 797 6642 Mobile: 082 097 9946)

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IDP/OPMS UNIT - is responsible for development and coordination of the Organisational Performance Management Framework and the Integrated Development Plan of the Municipality

Responsible Manager: Mr Mlungisi Tshazi (Office: 039 797 6641 Mobile: 076 412 9671)

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