Donkerhoek residents to apply for free basic services

2017-10-12 06:00

KOUGA Municipality will be holding a special Equitable Shares drive next week to register residents from Donkerhoek at Humansdorp for free basic services.

Registration will take place on 18 and 19 October, from 08:30am to 15:00, at the Humansdorp Council Chambers on the corner of Main Road and Du Plessis Street.

Kouga Acting Mayor Brenton Williams said the municipality was busy formalising Donkerhoek, with electricity already having been installed to the area earlier this year.

Equitable shares are available to households with a total monthly income of R3 200 or less. The free basic services include:

  • Free 50kwh electricity plus basic charge,
  • Free 12kl water plus basic charge,
  • Free refuse removal, sewerage (based on 12kl water usage) and Environmental Management Fee (EMF), and
  • Free extra R85 000 on the value of your property for rates.

Applicants have to complete the application form personally and submit the following documents along with the application:

  • Valid ID document (husband and wife)
  • Proof of Income (pay slip, bank statement, pension card)
  • Sworn affidavit if unemployed
  • Proof of usufruct (if the owner is deceased, a letter of authority and death certificate).

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.