South Africa Lockdown Information

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a nation-wide lockdown for 21 days with effect from midnight on 26 March, ending on 16 April, 2020. Individuals will not be allowed to leave their homes except under strictly controlled circumstances, such as to seek medical...

Report Potholes

Residents are urged to report them immediately to prevent damage to vehicles. If you have reported a complaint to the municipality and it wasn’t resolved within a reasonable time, you are welcome to e-mail your municipal reference number as well as a summary of the...

Keeping of Rabbits

The City of Tshwane By-law for Keeping of Animals, Birds and Poultry ensures that the health of people and animals is preserved and that animals are properly looked after. Contact Municipal Health Services one-stop centre at 012 358 4656. Application The provisions of...

Keeping of Poultry

The City of Tshwane By-law for Keeping of Animals, Birds and Poultry ensures that the health of people and animals is preserved and that animals are properly looked after. Contact Municipal Health Services one-stop centre at 012 358 4656. Application 124. The...

Ouma & Oupa Projek

Die Ouma & Oupa Projek gee Kersgeskenke uit vir behoeftige oumensies wat deur skenkers geborg word. Om oumense se lewens te verryk en op te helder deur geskenke en Jesus-liefde vir hulle te gee! Gestig deur Colet van Zyl in Vanderbijlpark en uitgebrei deur Cherice...

Dog owners can now be FINED

South African dog owners can now be slapped with a R20,000 fine for disruptive barking. Dogs barking excessively is now classified as a form of environmental noise pollution that has been proven to impair mental health, disrupt hearing, interferes with spoken...

Centurion Lake revamp

Plans are afoot to drain the Centurion Lake and turn it into an “urban park” which will include a bird sanctuary. R30-million has been allocated to the project, which will kick off in July 2019, according to local ward councillor Peter Sutton. “We decided to address...

2019 General Elections

This will be the 6th time since all South Africans will have the privilege of deciding which political party gets to steer the nation’s course. A free and fair voting process is the cornerstone of democracy. Ordinary citizens are given the opportunity to vote for a...

Waste Removal

Waste Management Division Waste management is the collection, transport, processing, recycling or disposal, and monitoring of waste materials. At the City of Tshwane the service per residential area or user for the removal of...

Ward Councillors

A ward councillor’s primary role is to represent their community and provide a bridge between the community and the council. As well as being an advocate for your local residents, you will need to keep them informed about the issues that are affecting them. In...

Online Licence Booking System

Gauteng residents have started using the new Online Licence Booking System to schedule the date and time on which they intend to take learner licence or driving licence tests from 35 different driving licence centres. The service‚ which was launched recently‚ also...

New domestic workers Laws

What is the minimum wage for domestic workers and nannies 2018? The minimum wage below will only be valid until the new national minimum wage comes into effect on 1 May 2018. The domestic worker sector’s wage is set on 75% of the new national wage of R20 per...

Fire Safety and Prevention

Fire safety and prevention is essential because it reduces the destruction caused by fire to a building. Fire safety measures limit the development and effects of a fire. Fire safety policies should be applied at the construction phase of a building and throughout its...

Please drive slowly

We would like to ask all motorists driving in and around Elardus Park to please drive slowly, for the safety and well-being of our residents. We have preschools, primary schools and a high school in our neighborhood. Please exercise extreme caution when driving during...

New Smart ID cards

As from 7 April 2016 everyone may apply for the new Smart ID card that is available from Home Affairs offices and some of the major Banks in Gauteng. Up until the 6th of April, only pensioners over the age of 60 were allowed to apply. Two of South Africa’s...

Laerskool Elarduspark Skooldrag

Skooldrag kan aangekoop word by die lardie klerewinkel op die skoolgronde. Die seuns broeke en hemde kan ook by PEP, Ackermans en Woolworths gekoop word. Maak net seker dis die regte kleure.  Vir meer inligting: http://lardies.co.za/skooldrag.htm DOGTERS: SOMERSDRAG...

Pretoria Dumping Sites

Open dumping sites for general dumping in Pretoria / Tshwane include Bronkhorstspruit, Ga-Rankuwa, Hatherley (Mamelodi), Onderstepoort and Soshanguve. Operating Hours Mondays to Fridays: 07:00 – 17:45 Saturdays: 07:00 – 15:30 Sundays: 08:00 – 14:00...

#GetSeanToMilpark

Updates on Sean: 3 November 2016 – He is still on the ventilator and they keeping him sedated and controlling his pain. They looking after his lung as well and when he came out of theater they did another X-ray. He received blood today. Both his hands are open...

Model C schools names to fall

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says the apartheid related names of former Model C schools must fall as they are contributing to racist incidents at these schools. Pretoria schools that are being targeted include: Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd (former prime...

Meadows hostages speek about ordeal

Two security guards of the Meadows hostages have spoken out about the ordeal where three people were killed. The Brinant Security guards were trapped behind a wall for 7 hours after they responded to a distress call from a resident. They talk about arriving at the...