Midvaal Local Municipality hereby invites nominations for persons to be appointed as members of the Midvaal Local Municipal Planning Tribunal to consider land development and land use applications in terms of Section 36(1) of the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 2013 (Act 16 of 2013).

Attributes: Nominees must be persons with leadership qualities and must have knowledge and experience in/ of spatial planning, land use management, land development and law.

Field: Town/Urban and Regional Planning.

Terms of office: the terms of office of the members of the Midvaal Local Municipal Planning Tribunal will be three (3) years calculated from the date of appointment of such member by the Municipal Council.

Nomination Particulars: Each nomination must be in writing and not by pencil or free hand and must contain the following details:
a. The full names and address of the nominator, who must be a natural persons and a person may nominate himself or herself or organisation nominate the candidate.
b. The name, address and identity numbers of the nominee.
c. Motivation by the nominator for the appointment of the nominee to the Midvaal Local Municipality Municipal Planning Tribunal (not exceeding one page).
d. A curriculum vitae of the nominee which must include; full names, identify number, address, telephone, mobile numbers, email address and at least two names and contactable references.
The curriculum vitae must indicate years of experience in local government.
e. Certified copies of NQF Level 7 Town/Urban and Regional Planning qualifications or higher.
f. Proof of valid Registration certificates as a Professional Planner with SACPLAN in terms of the Planning Profession Act, Act 36 of 2002.
g. Letter of acceptance of the nomination from the nominee (see Schedule 2 of the regulations in terms of the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 16 of 2013).

Acceptance of the appointment will be subject to a Service Level Agreement.

Disqualification: Interested persons are encouraged to read Section 38 of Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 2013 (Act 16 of 2013), and failure to comply with the section and the above requirements may result in the disqualification of the nomination.

Remunerations: The successful candidate will be remunerated in accordance with Treasury Regulations that regulate the remuneration of commissions and committees of inquiry, and audit committees and will be re-reimbursed for expenses incurred for the attendance for the Municipal Planning Tribunal.

Non-appointment of members: The Midvaal Local Municipality retains the right not to appoint any nominee.

Nominations must be posted to: The Municipal Manager, Midvaal Local Municipality, P.O. Box 9, Meyerton, 1960 or hand delivered to Midvaal Local Municipal Offices, Midvaal Civic Centre, 25 Mitchell Street Meyerton or emailed to on or before the 16 August 2023 at 16h00.

Enquiries can be directed to: Mr. Thys Arlow, Director: Development & Planning on 013 650 7583.

NB: Faxed nomination will NOT be considered and all correspondences will be limited to successful nominee(s).


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The Midvaal Local Municipality in partnership with Amakhono Farming School invites all interested individuals to attend a free training session in chicken farming. Subjects to be covered in the training ;

Housing, Health, Bio – Security, Feeding, Common Diseases, Management, Planning, Budget, Funding, Medication.

The training schedule is as follows;

Date: 31 August 2023

Time: 09:00

Venue: Town Hall, Cnr. Junius & Eeufeesingel Street, Meyerton (Coordinates: -26.5583°S 28.0197°E)

Interested individuals should RSVP to Tebogo Ramalepe by the 25 August 2023

For more information, please contact Tebogo Ramalepe :

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Dear Midvaal residents,

Residents of Midvaal who are dog owners are hereby advised to take precautionary action regarding the movement of their dogs.

Dogs outside of the owners’ property are required by law to be on a leash.  Property that is not secured with a fence/wall/gates, etc must ensure that dogs are properly and appropriately secured to avoid/prevent unwarranted and unprovoked attacks on passers-by.

The court ruled (Van Meyeren v Cloete (636/2019) [2020] ZASCA 100 (11 SEPTEMBER 2020) that the responsibility for harm rests with the owner.

Failure to adhere to this notice will attract a fine of R5 000 and/or confiscation/impoundment of the dog.  Please cooperate to ensure the safety of both residents and dogs.



PUBLIC NOTICE: Draft Pendale Valley Settlements Precinct Plan (Council Resolution:3124/06/2023

This notice serves to inform interested and affected stakeholders of the following local area plan approved for public comment by the Midvaal Local Municipality: Draft Pendale Valley Settlements Precinct Plan  (Council Resolution:3124/06/2023)

The draft precinct plan is advertised for public comment in terms of the Section 13(2) of the Midvaal Spatial Planning and Land Use Management By-law, 2017 and the Municipal Systems Act, 2000 from date of approval for a period of 60-days. Areas applicable within this precinct include Pendale AH, Valley Settlements AH No1, No2, No3, No4 and portions of the farm Langkuil 363IR.

Any persons wishing to view the draft document may do so during normal office hours at Development and Planning Department or by using the link or QR code to our municipal website as provided below:

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