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Main switchboard: 021 400 1111      

Call centre: 0860 103 089         
 
Postal address: Private Bag X9181, Cape Town, 8000

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CITY MANAGER

Achmat Ebrahim
Tel: 021 400 1330        
Tel: 021 400 5475        
Fax: 021 400 1332
E-mail: city.manager@capetown.gov.za

Executive Personal Assistant:
Dianne de Vos
Tel: 021 400 1331        

    

 

COMMUNITY SERVICES & SPECIAL PROJECTS  SOCIAL AND EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Executive Director: 
Lokiwe Mtwazi
Tel: 021 400 1210              
Cell: 084 266 9495          
Fax: 021 400 1269
E-mail: lokiwe.mtwazi@capetown.gov.za     

Executive Personal Assistant:
Neliswa Gaji
Tel: 021 400 1335        
Fax: 021 400 1269

Secretary:
Nomgcobo Faku
Tel: 021 400 1211        
Fax: 021 400 1269

Departments:
City Parks
Sport & Recreation
Library & Information Services
Amenities
Public Space Management
Zoned Public Open Space Management
Cemetries

Acting Executive Director:
Ernest Sass
Tel: 021 444 2429
Cell: 084 630 8172
E-mail: ernest.sass@capetown.gov.za

Secretary:
Vennessa Minnie
Tel: 021 400 2585 
Fax: 021 421 4894

TOURISM, EVENTS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ENERGY, ENVIRONMENTAL AND SPATIAL PLANNING
Executive Director:
Anton Groenewald
Tel: 021 400 2555/3295        
Fax: 021 400 1949
E-mail: anton.groenewald@capetown.gov.za 

 
 
 
 

Departments:

Arts & Culture
Tourism
Major Events
Strategic Assets
Economic Development
Film Office
World Design Capital 2014

Executive Director:
Japie Hugo
Tel: 021 400 2186  
Fax: 021 400 4483
E-mail: japie.hugo@capetown.gov.za

Executive Personal Assistant:   
Allizon Sangster
Tel: 021 400 4007       
Fax: 021 400 4483

Departments:
Spatial Planning & Urban Design
(Director: Cathy Stone)
Planning & Building Development Management (Director: Cheryl Walters)
Environmental Resource Management
(Director: Ossie Asmal)
Development Facilitation Unit
(Director: Kendall Kaveney)

FINANCE HEALTH (City Health)
Executive Director:
Kevin Jacoby
Tel: 021 400 3265       
Cell: 082 468 3000        
Fax: 021 400 5660


Executive Personal Assistant:
   
Desirae Johnston
Tel: 021 400 5021        
Fax: 021 400 5660

Departments:
Treasury (Treasury)
Revenue (Revenue) (Vehicle licence Renewal)
Expenditure
Supply Chain Management
Property Valuations
Property Management
Budget
Shareholder Management
Housing Finance & Leases
Inter-service Liaison

 

Executive Director:  
Dr Weziwe Zandile Mahlangu-Mathibela
Tel: 021 400 2100 
Fax: 086 201 2390
E-mail: Zandile.Mahlangu@capetown.gov.za

Executive Personal Assistant:

Ndzuki Maqungo
Tel: 021 400 4285

Departments:
Clinics & Environmental Health

  • Eastern subdistrict
  • Khayelitsha subdistrict
  • Klipfontein subdistrict
  • Mitchells Plain subdistrict
  • Northern subdistrict
  • Southern subdistrict
  • Tygerberg subdistrict
  • Western subdistrict

Specialised Health

  • Air Quality Management
  • Aids/STI/TB
  • Health Information
  • Health Promotion
  • Food Control/Monitoring
  • Water Control/Monitoring
  • Noise Pollution

Health website 

TRANSPORT FOR CAPE TOWN

CORPORATE SERVICES

Commissioner:
Melissa Whitehead
Tel: 021 400 3693        
Fax: 021 400 1390
E-mail: melissa.whitehead@capetown.gov.za

Support Assistant:
Beverly Ball
Tel: 021 400 3884  
Fax: 021 400 1390

Departments:
Performance and
Co-Ordination
Planning
Contract Operations
Financial Management
Infrastructure
Maintenance
Network Management
Regulations

Acting Executive Director:
Gerhard Ras
Tel: 021 400 7430       
Cell: 083 235 3732      
Fax: 086 588 8233
E-mail: Gerhard.ras@capetown.gov.za   

Senior Secretary:
Esmeralda Stanfliet
Tel: 021 400 7432     

Departments:

Human Resources
Employment Equity
Information Systems & Technology
Specialised Technical Services
Customer Relations
Occupational Health & Safety
Strategic Development Information
 

SAFETY AND SECURITY HUMAN SETTLEMENTS

Executive Director:
Richard Bosman
Tel: 021 400 3355        
Cell: 079 269 2239
Fax: 021 400 5923      
E-mail: richard.bosman@capetown.gov.za

Executive Personal Assistant:

Lameez Matthys
Tel: 021 400 2710        

Departments:
Disaster Risk Management Centre
Fire & Rescue Service |
107 Public Emergency Communications Centre
Metro Police
Law Enforcement & Security (City Pet finder)
Traffic Services (Drivers' licence renewal)
Specialised Services

Acting Executive Director:
Dr Ivan Bromfield
Tel: 021 444 0382       
Fax: 021 400 2933
E-mail: ivan.bromfield@capetown.gov.za 

Support Assistant:
Linda Bosman
Tel: 021 400 2589        
F2M: 086 201 2135

Departments:
Informal Settlements
Existing Settlements
New Settlements
Housing Land & Forward Planning
Development Services
Urbanisation Implementation
National Housing Programmes 

UTILITY SERVICES UTILITY SERVICE COMPLAINTS

Executive Director:
Gisela Kaiser
Tel: 021 400 2500       
Cell: 082 322 1137      
Fax: 021 400 5913
E-mail: gisela.kaiser@capetown.gov.za

Executive Personal Assistant:

Nobby Mentoor
Tel: 021 400 3500        
Cell: 084 461 4691        
Fax: 021 400 5913/086 576 0962 

Departments: 
Electricity Services 
Water & Sanitation 
Solid Waste Management
Service Authority
Service Regulation & Logistics

Electricity, solid waste and water problems should be reported to: 

Tel: 086 010 3089
Sms: 31220 (electricity) or 31373 (water)
Water: power@capetown.gov.za (electricity) and watertoc@capetown.gov.za (water)

Alternatively, log your own service request and track our progress in resolving it.  

COMPLIANCE & AUXILIARY SERVICES

Executive Director:
Gerhard Ras
Tel: 021 400 7430       
Cell: 083 235 3732      
Fax: 086 588 8233
E-mail: Gerhard.ras@capetown.gov.za

Senior Secretary:

Esmeralda Stanfliet
Tel: 021 400 7432 

Departments: 
Executive Support 
Forensics
Integrated Development Plan & Organisational Performance Management
Internal Audit
Legal Services
Ombudsman
Subcouncils and Councillor Support
Risk Management
Expanded Public Works Programme
Project Management and Service Delivery Integration
Urban Regeneration
VPUU
Expenditure Monitoring

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