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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 newly appointed Executive Mayor of the Dawid Kruiper municipality, Mr Micheal Segede, hails from Paballelo.

He attended school at the Vela Langa Primary School, then at Lukhanyiso Higher Primary and matriculated at the Paballelo High school. He also did a course in Law in Local Government and Public Administration through the University of Fort Hare.

Mr Segede is an ardent soccer supporter and a soccer administrator. He was an athlete during his schooling days. He is serving as the Chairperson of the Wings United Football club. Mr Segede is also serving on the administration of the Khara Hais football association.

Mr Segede was a ward committee member and later became a ward councilor of ward 7. While serving as councilor he became a member of the Executive Committee of the municipality.He chaired various committees in the council.

He later became the Speaker of the municipality and was later elected as the Mayor of the Dawid Kruiper municipality after the previous Mayor became a member of the Provincial Legislature.

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Speaker, Melanie Dodds, completed her high school career at the Saul Damon High school.

She also served as a reservist constable at the Rietfontein police station and started with a learnership at COGHSTA and received a certificate as a community development worker (CDW) in November 2005.

Speaker Dodds hail from the Mier area which is a farming area and that encouraged her to complete a course in farming. In 2018 she did a course in Implement and Maintain Basic Administration System. She also did a course in Occupational Health and Safety.

She is currently serving as the Deputy Chairperson of the Madiba clinic, the Treasurer of the School Governing Body in Groot Mier. Before becoming the Speaker of the DawidKruiper municipality she worked as an office administrator at the D.K.M satellite office in Rietfontein.


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Die Dawid Kruiper munisipaliteit doen ‘n beroep op alle inwoners van die regsgebied om vir die  watermeter lesers toegang vir die lees van watermeters te gee.

Ons vra die verbruikers om nie grond bo die water meters te gooi nie. Ons doen ook ‘n beroep op die verbruikers om nie plante bo die weter meters te plant nie. Die meter leser sal nie u meter kan lees nie.

Daar is nog baie meters wat geskat word omdat amptenare nie toegang tot persele kry nie. Maak u woning toeganglik vir die beampte om die watermeter te kan lees. U hond/e moet vas wees.

U kan ook gebruik maak van ons aanlyn metode om u water meter lesing deur te gee. U kan vir Mev Ester Steynberg op (054) 338 7094 skakel sodat sy vir u aanlyn kan registreer.

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The best choir competition was recently won by the Dawid Kruiper municipality during the Africa Day celebrations. The event was attended by various government departments.

The departments participated in the best attire category, best cuisine and best choir category. The Speaker of the Dawid Kruiper municipality received the trophy on behalf of the municipality. Read more…



The Dawid Kruiper municipality, the Department of Sports Arts and Culture and the South African library for the blind launched the availability of equipment for the visually impaired recently.

 The event which took place at the main library in town was attended by facially impaired, differently abled people and members of the community.

The library received document readers which can scan a book place it on a stick or a cd for a deaf person who can read it at home.

 The visually impaired people also received daisy readers which can play a disc or cd of a book. This enables the blind persons to listen to the content of the book.

 It can forward, play and pause the content for the person to follow it. 

The same service is also available at library in Askham. Visually impaired persons will be assisted by library assistants when they visit the libraries.

 The Dawid Kruiper municipality want to encourage the facially impaired persons to apply for the daisy readers at the main library in town.

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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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