Stellenbosch Municipality

NOTICE 20/2015

Validity of Coupons for Disposal of Waste

Dear Consumer Please note that all disposal of waste coupons purchased during the 2014/15 financial year, will only be valid for use until 30 June 2015.

With effect from 1 July 2015, only coupons purchased in the 2015/16 financial year will be valid for use until 30 June 2016 at the disposal facilities. No other coupons will be accepted for disposal of waste.

The new tariff for half (½) ton disposal is R225.40 (Vat Incl.), and for one (1) ton R450.80 (Vat Incl.).

No extension will be granted for coupons purchased during the 2014/15 financial year after 30 June 2015. If any person wishes to get a refund for the additional coupons they have for this financial year 2014/15.

They need to submit the following to the Manager: Solid Waste Management:

The unused Landfill Coupon/s, with the receipt, and a letter requesting a refund.

The letter with the coupon/s will be considered and supported before forwarding the documentation to the Finance Department for approval.

The deadline for refunds will be 26 June 2015.

Please contact Stellenbosch Municipality: Engineering Services on 021 808 8224 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. should you have any queries.

NOTICE 18/2015

Please be informed that the normal municipal door-to-door refuse collection service that takes place in Kayamandi will change as from July 2015. The areas affected will be serviced every Tuesday, starting as from 7 July 2015.

Residents are kindly requested to ONLY place refuse out on Tuesdays.

We thank you for your cooperation.

Traffic Offices will be closed at 14:30 on Friday 12 June 2015 due to fumigation.

URGENT NOTICE: CHANGING OF RESIDENTIAL LOAD/GEYSER CONTROL PROJECT SWITCHING TIMES

The Municipality of Stellenbosch wishes to inform all affected residents that the switching time of all geysers have been changed from 18h00-20h00 (previous) to 17h00-19h00 as from 1 June 2015 as part of the load control project. The new time slot falls in line with Eskom’s winter peak period and will remain for the duration of our winter period. The Municipality apologizes for any inconvenience caused due to this change and offers a special word of thanks to everyone for their assistance in relieving the pressure on the national grid.

BELANGRIKE KENNISGEWING: VERANDERING VAN DIE LASBEHEER PROJEK AFSKAKELINGSTYE

Stellenbosch Munisipaliteit wil graag alle betrokke inwoners bewus maak van die gewysigde afskakelingstye van warmwatersilinders van toepassing vanaf 1 Junie 2015 as deel van die elektriese lasbeheheer-projek, gedurende die Eskom winter-spitsperiode. Die nuwe tydsone vir afskakeling is nou 17h00-19h00 en nie meer 18h00-20h00 soos voorheen en sal vir die verloop van die winter-seisoen voortduur. Verskoning word aangebied vir enige ongerief wat veroorsaak word met die nuwe reëling en inwoners word bedank vir hul samewerking om die druk op die netwerk te verlig. Please respond to this email with changes in order for Vernon to do the publication soonest. Thank you

Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May 2015 throughout the world to commemorate the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (now African Union) in 1963.

The celebrations reinforce African solidarity and unity in diversity, and also highlight creativity, challenges and successes, as well as the cultural and economic potential of the continent.

As part of its Africa Day celebrations and campaign against xenophobia, we are encouraging people to acknowledge that together we can build a continent where people can live lives they value and respect each other’s rights.

A special event will be held in the Stellenbosch Town Hall in Plein Street Stellenbosch on 25 May 2015 at 13:00.

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