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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he Dawid Kruiper municipality cleaned the streets of Paballelo recently.
Paballelo is a residential area in Upington. The municipality is making a
clarion call on all the residents to keep their areas clean. The
municipality consist of 16 wards and it launched a community clean up
awareness program recently.

The community clean up program is made up of information sessions.
the information sessions the communities are informed of the dangers of
littering. Littering is a health hazard and it can also cause harm to the
children who sometimes play in the litter.

The Executive Mayor of Dawid Kruiper makes constant calls to the communities
not to litter and to report incidents of littering to the municipality.Read more…



We are commemorating June 16 this week. The whole month of June is dedicated to the Youth of this country. The June 16 1976 uprising began in Soweto and spread countrywide. It profoundly changed the socio-political landscape in South Africa. Events that triggered the uprising can be traced back to the introduction of the Bantu Education Act in 1953.

Four decades down the line, I would like to take this opportunity to encourage our youth to take education seriously. The youth should stay away from drugs and substance abuse. The youth should not do crime or buy stolen goods. The youth should not abuse women and children but should rather protect them.


I wish the youth all the best!!!

Me L. Koloi

Executive Mayor: Dawid Kruiper Municipality

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Chief Whip of the ruling party

Members of the Mayoral committee


Municipal Manager and Senior Management


Ward Committee Members

Members of the public

Members of the media who are present


Ladies and Gentlemen

Welcome to the council meeting. I am going to present the 2018/2019 budget to you.

At the very advent of our democracy, as the nation was emerging from more than three centuries of colonial oppression, which President Nelson Mandela described as an “extraordinary human disaster that [had] lasted too long”, he urged that out of that experience had to be born a society of which all humanity would be proud. To our highly expectant nation, he addressed the following words, that:

“Our daily deeds as ordinary South Africans must produce an actual South African reality that will reinforce humanity’s belief in justice, strengthen its confidence in the nobility of the human soul and sustain all our hopes for a glorious life for all.”

This is the challenge of our time,

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Council Meets the People 2017 (3)

A sod turning ceremony was recently held for a paving project in Askham. The members of the Mayoral Committee of the Dawid Kruiper municipality officiated over the sod turning.


A total of 800 meters of streets will be paved in the residential area of Askham. An amount of Three point Eight million rand was funded by the Municipal Infrastructure grant (MIG) for the project. Local contractors and local labor from Askham will be used.

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The Executive Mayor of the Dawid Kruiper municipality, Me Limakatso Koloi, had an urgent meeting with the residents of ward 10 recently. The residents complained about the illegal tuck shops and the proliferation of
drugs in their area.

The Mayor, who was accompanied by the Speaker, Mr Micheal
Segede, listened attentively to the complaints.The Mayor undertook to give urgent attention to the issues that were raised by the residents.The residents in return vowed to continue to engage the council constructively
on service delivery issues. They will not resort to violence or any other negative means when dealing with service delivery challenges.Read more…

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Swimming Pools & Reitzpark


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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