Kouga local municipality
Tel:+27 (0)42 200 2200
All-hours Emergency:+27 (0)42 291 0250
Alternative Number:+27 (0)42 200 8330
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WATER RATIONING HANKEY AND PATENSIE WATER RATIONING HANKEY AND PATENSIE

The level of the Kouga Dam has dropped to below 7%. It has, therefore, become necessary to implement water rationing in the towns of Hankey and Patensie. From Monday, 6 August, the towns will only have water for a few hours a day. See the full schedule here.

KOUGA CALL CENTRE AND LINK APP KOUGA CALL CENTRE AND LINK APP

Should you wish to report a service fault, please contact the Kouga Call Centre on 042 200 2200. The call centre is open seven days a week from 7:30am to 7pm. Outside these hours faults can be reported at 042 291 0250 or 042 200 8330. Alternatively, click here to download the Link app for easy fault reporting.

DAM LEVELS LOW: SAVE WATER URGENTLY DAM LEVELS LOW: SAVE WATER URGENTLY

As drought conditions prevail, residents are asked to limit their usage to 50 litres of water per person per day. Click here for the latest dam levels.

Galleries

Octobr rain thanksgiving prayer at the Kouga Dam Octobr rain thanksgiving prayer at the Kouga Dam

Kouga Municipality's leadership, the religious fraternity and farming community of Patensie gathered in praise and worship at the Kouga Dam on Friday, 5 October, giving thanks for the recent rains and praying for the ongoing drought to be broken.

Women's Day treat for matrics Women's Day treat for matrics

Top girl learners from high schools in Kouga received a special Women's Day treat from Executive Mayor Horatio Hendricks yesterday. Thegirls joined the Mayor for a breakfast session at J'Bay Bru Co. The morning's programme also included a self-defense class by Bruwer Conradie and an interactive talk on harnessing one's inner leadership qualities by Usha Jevan.

Canadian partnership surges ahead Canadian partnership surges ahead

A delegation from the Canadian government visited Jeffreys Bay at the end of May as a follow-up to the partnership agreement signed between Kouga Municipality and one of that country’s municipalities.

Collaboration between Kouga and Prince Edward County Collaboration between Kouga and Prince Edward County

Building Green Inclusive Municipalities (BIGM) agreement signed between Kouga and Canadian municipality Prince Edward County. The deal is facilitated by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) and the South African Local Government Association (SALGA).

Opening of Council 2018 Opening of Council 2018

State of the Municipality Address and Opening of Council at Lomardini Game Lodge on 28 February 2018.

Pink Drive 2017 Pink Drive 2017

The 2017 Pink Drive breast cancer campaign was held at the Pellsrus Clinic on Friday, 20 October.

Ward Maps Ward Maps

This is what Kouga's wards look like following the 2016 municipal elections.

Opening of Council 2017 Opening of Council 2017

The Opening of the Kouga Council was held on 28 February 2017 at the Newton Hall, Jeffreys Bay. The highlight of the programme was the delivery of the State of the Municipality Address by Executive Mayor Elza van Lingen.

National Blue Flag Season launch 2017 in Kouga National Blue Flag Season launch 2017 in Kouga

Kouga Municipality successfully hosted this year’s national Blue Flag season launch at Dolphin Beach in Jeffreys Bay on 4 October, where 44 beaches, seven marinas and 11 sustainable tourism boats from around South Africa were awarded Blue Flag statuse. .