Dawid Kruiper Municipality
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Compilation of an all-inclusive Spatial Development Framework (SDF) and Land Use Management System (Zoning Scheme, Land Development Procedures and Regulations - LUMS) for the newly established Dawid Kruiper Municipality. Read the full notice


Herewith Dawid Kruiper Municipality wish to invite all our current and new suppliers to register on the National Treasury Central Supplier Database (CSD). Suppliers will no longer be registered at the municipality and are requested to self-register directly on the CSD by accessing the National Treasury website at www.secure.csd.gov.za

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The Mayors Prayer Event

Prayer session on the lawn in front of the Municipality.

The Mayor recently held prayer sessions at the entrances of Upington. The sessions were organised by the Municipality and the church fraternity. They prayed for a safe festive season and for safety on the roads. The prayers also focused on doing away with drug and alcohol abuse.

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Municipality Launches “Operation Vasvat”

Municipal officials busy during "Operation Vasvat".

The //Khara Hais Municipality recently launched a traffic operation dubbed ‘Operation Vasvat”. Vasvat is an Afrikaans word which refers to firmness.

The operation include the issuing of warrants of arrests to traffic offenders and to make immediate arrests where possible. This operation is aimed at deterring offenders and to take stern action against those who commit traffic offences. The Municipality is calling on people to approach the traffic department in order to pay their outstanding fees.

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Back to Basics

Some of the community members who attended the meeting in Ward 10.

The //Khara Hais Municipality recently held a service delivery meeting which forms part of the national back to basics campaign. The meeting which was held in ward 10 focused on the challenges and solutions which the community faced.

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Housing Project Launched

Councillor Lebitsa(middle) and officials from COGHSTA and //Khara Hais municipality during the launching of the project.

The //Khara Hais Municipality recently launched a housing project together with COGHSTA. The project is funded by COGHSTA and it amounts to R34 million rand. A total of 250 houses will be erected and the project commenced on the 12th of November 2014.

The houses will be erected in the following residential areas:

  • 73 houses in Pabalello
  • 12 houses in Louisvaleweg
  • 55 houses in Kalksloot
  • 55 houses in Raaswater
  • 55 housed in Leerkrans

The contractor is Mosengoana Trading.

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Municipality assist in rebuilding houses

The Mayor of //Khara Hais, Me Limakatso Koloi, left, during the handing over of a house to one of the beneficiaries.

Four houses were recently handed to beneficiaries. The four houses were identified during the visit of the President, Mr Jacob Zuma. He visited Upington in June 2013. The housed were rebuild because the structural defects posed a safety threat to the inhabitants of the houses.

The project formed part of the //Khara Hais 2007-2009 integrated development plan (IDP) and the housing/ town planning and Land Use Management Development Strategies projects. These documents are available at //Khara Hais Municipality.

The houses were officially handed over by the Premier of the Northern Cape, Me Sylvia Lucas and the Mayor of //Khara Hais Me Limakatso Koloi.

The roleplayers for the project are: Coghsta, //Khara Hais Municipality, BVI and the beneficiaries of the project. The total cost of the project was R385 200.00.

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Mon - Sat: 11:00 - 20:00

Sun: 14:00 - 18:00


Mon - Sat: 09:00 - 18:00

Sun: 14:00 - 18:00

The swimming pool in town is used on Saturday between 11:00 and 13:00 as well as weekdays between 19:00 and 20:00 by diving club members for exercise purposes. This exercise is only done at the deep end of the swimming pool.


Reitzpark is open from 08:00 till 22:00 everyday during September and March. The public should bring their own braai facilities.

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