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Economic resources and publications<h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​Economic Performance Indicators</h2><p>Formerly known as the State of the Cape Town Economy, the EPIC provides relevant and up-to-date information on Cape Town's economy. This includes statistics and an analysis of key economic trends, which provide direction for economic development strategies. The publication is accessible to a range of stakeholders, presents economic intelligence and analysis, and focuses on localised economic performance trends.</p><p>Each edition has a sector focus, including such areas as the film industry, clothing and textiles, renewable energy etc. You can download them below:</p><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​2020​​</h2><p><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_Quarter_1_2020_EPIC_Report.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2020</a></p> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​2019​​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_Quarter_4_2019_EPIC_Report.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2019</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_2019-Q3.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2019</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_2019_Q2.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2019</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%202019%20Q1%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2019</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​2018​​​​​​​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%202018%20Q4%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2018</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%202018Q3%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2018​</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%202018Q2%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2018​</a><br>​<a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT%20EPIC%202018Q1%20FINAL%2020180702.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (Jan​uary - March) 2018​</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​2017</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT%20EPIC%202017Q4%20final%2020180328.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2017​</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%202017Q3%20final%2020180119.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2017​​</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_2017_Q2.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2017: The Film and Media Industry</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC_2017_Quarter_1.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2017: The Creative Economy</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​2016​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC%20Quarter%204%202016_Food%20and%20Beverage.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2016: Food and Beverage Manufacturing</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_16_3_web.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2016: E-Commerce</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_16_2_web.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2016: Oil and Gas</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT-EPIC-Quarter-1-%28January%e2%80%93March%29-2016.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2016: Clothing and Textile</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​2015​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/EPIC_Quarter_4_October_December_2015.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2015: Electronic and Electrical Components</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/Economic_performance_indicators_for_Cape_Town_2015_Quarter_3.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2015: Business Process Management</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_15_2_web.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2015: The Informal Sector</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_2015_Q1_web.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2015: The Film Industry</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​2014​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_EPIC_2014_Q4.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2014: Renewable Energy</a>​<br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/Economic_Performance_Indicators_for_Cape_Town_%28EPIC%29_Quarter_3_July_%e2%80%93_September_2014.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2014: Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/Economic_Performance_Indicators_for_Cape_Town_%28EPIC%29_Quarter_2_April_%e2%80%93_June_2014.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 2 (April - June) 2014: Information and Communication Technology</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/Economic_Performance_Indicators_for_Cape_Town_%28EPIC%29_Quarter_1_January%20%e2%80%93%20March_2014.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 1 (January - March) 2014: Fashion and Clothing Industry</a></p><h2 class="sectHeading">​2013​</h2><p> <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/Economic_Performance_Indicators_for_Cape_Town_%28EPIC%29_Quarter_4_October_-_December_2013.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 4 (October - December) 2013: Arts and Crafts</a><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20research%20reports%20and%20review/CCT_Cape%20Town%20Quarterly%20Report%202013%20Q3.pdf" target="_blank">EPIC Quarter 3 (July - September) 2013​</a></p><div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p>For further information about EPIC, or to be added to the mailing list for future editions, please email <em> <a href="mailto:Economic.Research@capetown.gov.za">economic.research@capetown.gov.za</a></em>.</p></div></div><h2 class="sectHeading">Economic growth strategies and policies</h2><p>​​For comprehensive information about our growth plans, please read our <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/City%20strategies%2c%20plans%20and%20frameworks/Economic%20Growth%20Strategy.pdf" target="_blank">Economic Growth Strategy</a>. </p><p> <b>Trading plan formulation</b><br>The objective of the informal trading plan business process is to facilitate access to job and entrepreneurial opportunities within the informal trading sector. It also helps to nurture a positive relationship with the formal business sector by providing a stable regulatory and flexible management environment that is predictable, empowering and sustainable. This is done by developing new trading areas and upgrading existing informal trading areas in terms of the City’s <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Informal%20Trading%20By-law.pdf" target="_blank">Informal Trading By-law</a> and the <a href="https://www.gov.za/documents/businesses-act-12-may-2015-1524" target="_blank">Businesses Act 71 of 1991<i class="icon link-external"></i></a> where applicable.</p><p> <b>Informal Trading Implementation Plan</b><br>The plan forms the second part of our <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Informal%20Trading%2c%202013%20-%20%28Policy%20number%2012664%29%20approved%20on%2026%20September%202013.pdf" target="_blank">Informal Trading Policy</a>, and provides a detailed outline for its implementation. Some of the issues that need to be detailed in the implementation plan include an Informal Trading Infrastructure Investment Plan as well as the norms and standards that will be applied in implementing the trading infrastructure.</p><p> <b>Investment Incentives Policy</b><br>The <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Investment%20Incentives%20Policy.pdf" target="_blank">Investment Incentives Policy</a> provides financial and non-financial incentives that help foster increased opportunities for economic participation through sustainable employment creation. This document outlines and guides incentives to attract investment in Cape Town.</p><p> <b>Business Support Facilities Management Guidelines Framework</b><br>One of the City’s responsibilities is to manage the more than <a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/doing-business-in-the-city/business-support-and-guidance/smmes">60 “business hives”</a> (small trading, artisan or business facilities), kiosks and stalls across the city, and ensure that they function correctly (for the purposes for which they were built) and that agreements are in place with tenants or managers. These <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Procedures%2c%20guidelines%20and%20regulations/Rules%20for%20Informal%20Traders%20Pamphlet.pdf" target="_blank"> management guidelines</a> aim to ensure that these facilities operate efficiently, in line with the City’s business support and job creation objectives.</p><p> <b>Business Support Policy</b><br>The <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Business%20Support%20-%20Policy%20number%2046489%20approved%20on%2031%20May%202018.pdf" target="_blank">Business Support Policy​</a> focuses on creating an enabling and supportive environment for businesses to grow and develop. It is under review at present.</p><p> <b>Urban Agriculture Policy</b><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Urban%20Agricultural%20Policy%20for%20the%20City%20of%20Cape%20Town%20-%20approved%20on%2007%20December%202006.pdf" target="_blank">This policy</a> strives to create a common vision for urban agriculture in the City of Cape Town and aims to identify key enabling imperatives and strategic objectives to guide urban agricultural development.</p><p> <b>Informal Trading Policy</b><br>Our <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Informal%20Trading%2c%202013%20-%20%28Policy%20number%2012664%29%20approved%20on%2026%20September%202013.pdf" target="_blank">Informal Trading Policy</a> aims to drive informal trading as a positive development in the micro business sector and to support the sector's capacity to contribute to job creation and the expansion of the city's economic base. Also see the <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Informal%20Trading%20By-law.pdf" target="_blank">Informal Trading By-law</a> and the <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Informal%20Trading%20Amendment%20By-law%202013.pdf" target="_blank">Informal Trading Amendment By-law</a>.</p><p> <b>Special Rating Area Policy</b><br><a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Special%20Rating%20Areas%20Policy.pdf" target="_blank">This poli​cy​</a> for the establishment of <a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Work%20and%20business/Doing-business-with-the-city/Partner-with-the-city-of-cape-town/Special-ratings-areas">Special Rating Areas</a> must be read together with the City's <a href="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Bylaws%20and%20policies/Special%20Rating%20Area%20By-law.pdf" target="_blank">Special Rating Area By-law</a>.</p>GP0|#f5be05c0-79b5-4ceb-ad01-b75d54ec7786;L0|#0f5be05c0-79b5-4ceb-ad01-b75d54ec7786|Economic reports;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GPP|#cc673c3e-f34b-48a5-86c7-713aa556fb7a;GPP|#ce2f744d-a7d0-4f70-9e09-6cef4e0b7eb4;GPP|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;GP0|#3f4fd04b-5695-402d-a848-6de7ba499162;L0|#03f4fd04b-5695-402d-a848-6de7ba499162|Economic reports;GPP|#ff1602e7-2312-4a5c-8fe4-1059d0eefaeb;GPP|#d01efebf-2396-4714-ace2-b0ada5ba6962;GP0|#28321256-415b-4ab9-a109-1928901e9b80;L0|#028321256-415b-4ab9-a109-1928901e9b80|Economic reports;GPP|#8ff24115-2747-4ed6-9b36-f1423b85d836;GPP|#117084d9-e07b-4e3c-a6aa-d2badf907d64;GPP|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;GP0|#4ca2165e-0cd1-4843-9d2f-038b853093bf;L0|#04ca2165e-0cd1-4843-9d2f-038b853093bf|Economic reports;GPP|#fed763f7-a5b7-4562-89bd-f6361e372698;GPP|#8e28a3fa-1ff1-4fbd-ada3-4befc9119617;GPP|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752Find all of our policies, publications and strategies related to economic development.

 

 

 

 

Arrange a payment planWe offer payment plans for property owners and tenants who have outstanding payments on their municipal accounts. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Pay/Municipal-accounts/Electricity/arrange-a-payment-plan-for-debt-collection"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">arrange-a-payment-plan-for-debt-collection</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/City%20Connect%20Header%20Image.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Submit your water meter readings onlineYou can submit your water meter reading online through e-Services.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/residential-utility-services/residential-water-and-sanitation-services/water-meter-readings"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">water-meter-readings</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Water%20meter%20readings%20Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Find your councillor, ward or subcouncilYou can find your councillor, ward or subcouncil using our easy look-up tool. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/search?k=find%20your%20councillor"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">search</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Council%20Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
District plansThe District Plans are medium term (10 year) plans that aim to guide spatial development processes and land use management within the district and are approved by the Council of City of Cape Town as policy.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/planning-portal/Spatial-Plans-and-Frameworks/district-plans"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">district-plans</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/District Plans Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Informal trading Informal trade is a very important part of Cape Town's economy and benefits both traders and locals. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/doing-business-in-the-city/business-support-and-guidance/informal-trading"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">informal-trading</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Informal Trading Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
The Business HubThe Business Hub provides information on starting and growing your business.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/doing-business-in-the-city/business-support-and-guidance/the-business-hub"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">the-business-hub</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Business Hub header 7.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Cape Town Future Energy FestivalThe Cape Town Future Energy Festival is a showcase of innovation and sustainable living.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Have-your-say/surveys-and-submissions/cape-town-future-energy-festival"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">cape-town-future-energy-festival</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Energy%20Festival%20cover%20picture-1440.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Pay your rates and services accounts You can pay your rates and services account in a number of different ways.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Pay/Municipal-accounts/Electricity/pay-your-rates-and-services-account"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">pay-your-rates-and-services-account</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/External finance Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Prevent illegal dumping We are calling on all our residents to stop and report illegal dumping … Illegal dumping costs us money ​​​​​​​ It costs the City R350 million every year to clean up illegal dumping …GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/Safety-in-the-home/Environmental-health-in-the-home/prevent-illegal-dumping"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">prevent-illegal-dumping</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Hazardous%20waste%20in%20the%20home%20and%20community%20Header.JPG" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Upgrade to a new prepaid electricity meterFind out if your suburb has been selected for a compulsory electricity meter upgrade GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Municipal-services/Electricity/apply-for-an-upgrade-to-a-new-prepaid-electricity-meter"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">apply-for-an-upgrade-to-a-new-prepaid-electricity-meter</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/City Connect Header Image.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Submit a building plan If you are planning any building work on a property, you may need to submit a building plan for approval. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Planning-building-and-development/Building-plan-applications/Apply-for-a-building-plan"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">Apply-for-a-building-plan</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Building plan applications Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
City jobs and opportunities The City offers a range of employment and career development opportunities to suitably qualified applicants from a range of social and educational backgrounds. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/jobs-and-skills-development/work-for-the-city-of-cape-town/city-jobs-and-opportunities"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">city-jobs-and-opportunities</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Why-work-for-the-city-of-cape%20town.jpg" width="1440" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
CoronavirusThe coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new disease that was recently declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO)GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/personal-health/contagious-and-chronic-diseases/coronavirus">coronavirus</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/coronavirus_header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Coronavirus updatesWe are operating with reduced services and communication channels as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and national lockdown.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/general/coronavirus-updates">coronavirus-updates</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/coronavirus_header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
The cost of electricityWe bill you based on a three-tier tariff system comprising of the Lifeline tariff, the Domestic tariff and the Home User tariff.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/residential-utility-services/residential-electricity-services/the-cost-of-electricity"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">the-cost-of-electricity</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/The%20Cost%20Of%20Residencial%20Electricity%20Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Submit your electricity meter readings onlineYou can submit your own electricity meter reading or let the City read your meter for you.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/residential-utility-services/residential-electricity-services/electricity-meter-readings"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">electricity-meter-readings</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/Electricity%20Metre%20Reading%20Header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Water restrictions explainedWater restrictions are necessary during and after droughts in order to conserve our precious water resources and allow dam levels to recover.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/greener-living/water-wise-in-the-home/water-restrictions-explained"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">water-restrictions-explained</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/2016%20Residential%20water%20restrictions%20explained.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Apply for replacement wheelie bin The City will replace or repair a damaged or stolen wheelie bin free of charge. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Municipal-services/solid-waste/Apply-for-replacement-wheelie-bin" target="_blank">Apply-for-replacement-wheelie-bin</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/City Connect Header Image.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Pay and renew your vehicle licence There are a number of different options you can use when paying for and renewing your vehicle licence renewal. GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Pay/Driving-and-vehicles/Vehicle-licences/Pay-your-vehicle-licence" target="_blank">Pay-your-vehicle-licence</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/City Connect Header Image.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Dam levelsThe dam levels are critical for Cape Town’s water supply and are a key contributor to the Day Zero water dashboardGP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/residential-utility-services/residential-water-and-sanitation-services/this-weeks-dam-levels">this-weeks-dam-levels</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/drought_header13.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
Apply for new or replacement driver's licenceFind out how to get a new or replacement driver’s licence.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57;L0|#0c529c1ac-1f8d-48ae-8079-d34f4dae9c57|Explore and enjoy;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities;GP0|#e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24;L0|#0e88ff549-973f-4e3c-a46c-cfbe61bd6a24|Work and business1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/City-Connect/Apply/Licences-and-permits/Driving-and-vehicles/Apply-for-new-or-replacement-drivers-licence">Apply-for-new-or-replacement-drivers-licence</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/City Connect Header Image.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal
District Six local neighbourhood planWe are developing a local neighbourhood plan, also known as a Local Spatial Development Framework (LSDF), for District Six to help re-establish the area.GP0|#0549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90;L0|#00549bc50-a20a-4870-897a-a249a9f2ce90|City-Connect;GTSet|#ef3a64a2-d764-44bc-9d69-3a63d3fadea1;GP0|#245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711;L0|#0245ec7aa-a528-4cd3-bcac-597c292db711|Family and home;GP0|#af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752;L0|#0af370586-9ba3-404a-9d6e-02066ca42752|Local and communities1<a href="http://www.capetown.gov.za/work%20and%20business/planning-portal/Spatial-Plans-and-Frameworks/district-six-neighbourhood-plan"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icgen.gif">district-six-neighbourhood-plan</a><img alt="" src="http://resource.capetown.gov.za/cityassets/PublishingImages/district6_header.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Normal

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