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Councillor details

Councillor details

Johannes van der Merwe

Name Surname


Cell number:
083 324 1726


Business number:
021 444 0964

Joined council
16 July 2008

Subcouncil affiliation

All councillors are assigned to a subcouncil and serve either as elected ward councillors or as proportional representation (PR) councillors who are deployed by their political party.

Subcouncil 21 (Chairperson)

Proportional Representation

Committee Membership

Councillors serve on various committees of Council and represent the interests of their communities across a broad range of sectors. The various committees make recommendations to Council and its structures regarding important public service and other municipal issues.

Current membership

Finance PC
General Appeals Committee
Mayoral Committee Executive Management Team
Municipal Public Accounts Committee
Municipal Public Accounts Committee Task Team
Municipal Public Accounts Committee Training
Planning Appeals Advisory Panel

Previous membership

Finance Portfolio Cttee
22 June 2011 - 27 July 2011
Finance Portfolio Cttee
27 July 2011 - 29 May 2014
Standing Committee on Public Accounts
22 June 2011 - 27 July 2011
Grant Projects Review Committee
23 July 2014 -
Special Events Committee
26 Jan 2017 - 12 Dec 2018
Urban Management Portfolio Committee
13 Dec 2018 -
General Appeals Committee
31 Jan 2019 -

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