Kouga local municipality
Tel:+27 (0)42 200 2200
Fax:+27 (0)42 200 8606
All-hours Emergency:+27 (0)42 291 0250
Alternative Number:+27 (0)42 200 8330

Kouga Municipality is now using Link in order for our citizens to report their municipal issues. Download the Link app on your smart phone now and report any issues that are affecting you.

As drought conditions prevail, residents are reminded to limit their usage to 60 litres of water per person per day. Click here for the latest dam levels.

Kouga Municipality celebrated many highlights and faced various challenges during the year 2017. Click here to download and read the latest issue of Kouga News.

Welcome to Kouga Local Municipality

The Kouga Local Municipality is located in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, west of Nelson Mandela Bay, and forms part of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality. It consists of nine towns, namely, Jeffreys Bay, Humansdorp, St Francis Bay, Cape St Francis, Oyster Bay, Patensie, Hankey, Loerie and Thornhill, as well as various smaller settlements and agricultural nodes.

While Kouga has traditionally been characterised by economic activities largely focused on tourism and agriculture, the area has been positioning itself as one of tne energy hubs of South Africa. Two wind farms are already in operation at Jeffreys Bay and Oyster Bay, and more are in the pipeline.

Kouga is also home to Thyspunt, one of the preferred sites for  a new nuclear power station to serve South Africa's growing energy requirements. 

 

   

 

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Jan17
Kouga’s search for more water continues

The Kouga Municipality is working around the clock, trying to secure more water sources for its residents as the drought continues, raising worries of water shortages in the near future.

Jan16
Planning scores smooth festive for Kouga

The Kouga Municipality was well-geared as another bumper festive season beckoned, with multitudes of visitors coming to spend their holidays in the region’s popular tourist spots.

Legends Cup Tournament 04 November 2017
Marina Swim Series 12 November 2017
Vodacom Beach Activation 29 November 2017
Vodacom Beach Activation 29 November 2017
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