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  • Africa Day Message from Executive Mayor Parks Tau

    25 May 2016
  • MMC Makhubo presents a R54.8-billion budget

    25 May 2016
  • Jozi celebrates Africa Month with the continent's best

    25 May 2016
  • June 16 Dialogues get two generations talking youth issues

    24 May 2016
  • City’s Customer Service Centre in Braamfontein undergoes major revamp

    23 May 2016
  • Time to laugh your lungs out at the Soweto Theatre

    23 May 2016
  • Joburg joins forces with Ekurhuleni to fight rodents

    23 May 2016
  • Jozi@Work gets more Orange Farm residents working

    23 May 2016
  • A Budget to bolster Jozi's rising economic democracy

    23 May 2016
  • City of Joburg’s runners to show Comrades how it’s done

    23 May 2016
  • Norwood residents get preview of Grant Avenue Precinct Plan

    20 May 2016
  • Joburg EMS gears up for winter

    20 May 2016
  • Ivory Park kids paint mural against lead

    20 May 2016
  • JRA, JMPD set up Infrastructure Protection Unit

    20 May 2016
  • Hutiri wins R1-million prize in 2016 #Hack.Jozi Challenge

    20 May 2016
  • City Power wins prestigious award

    19 May 2016
  • City's sport facilities declared no-fee zones - Johannesburg Sport Indaba

    19 May 2016
  • City to reward Soweto’s bright business stars

    18 May 2016
  • Joburg Water, Jozi@Work tackle water leaks

    18 May 2016
  • City’s gogos lead the way to a healthy lifestyle

    18 May 2016
  • City to build micro malls for developing businesses

    18 May 2016
  • Joburg Water donates diapers for Sanitation Week

    17 May 2016
  • Jozi@Work creates jobs in big river cleanup drive

    17 May 2016
  • Soweto Theatre hosts June 16 Dialogues

    16 May 2016
  • EMS introduces measures to boost members' safety

    16 May 2016
  • Mayor Tau to announce HackJozi winner

    16 May 2016
  • New season of Digital Ambassadors kicks off

    13 May 2016
  • Ntirhisano brings hope to Orange Farm

    13 May 2016
  • Jozi My Beginning goes to city regions

    13 May 2016
  • Please rid our area of drugs, plead Eldos residents

    13 May 2016
  • City and Standard Bank unveil R250-m fund to aid SMMEs

    12 May 2016
  • Joburg moves four steps up the ladder in Moody's ratings

    12 May 2016
  • Mfikoe reaches out to builders at African Construction Expo

    12 May 2016
  • City’s SMME Hub draws big crowds to its stand

    11 May 2016
  • Inclusion of SMMEs in outdoor advertising space critical

    11 May 2016
  • Lawley electrification turns thief into a community builder

    10 May 2016
  • City Power gets tough on fraud and corruption

    10 May 2016
  • Perth-Empire Corridor’s spend tops R300-million

    09 May 2016
  • Mothers’ love too hot at icy Joburg Zoo concert

    09 May 2016
  • Jozi my beginning Innovation Fund draws massive interest

    06 May 2016
  • Ntirhisano restores hope in Hopefield

    06 May 2016
  • Mayor Tau hands over R22-m clinic to Ennerdale residents

    06 May 2016
  • Joburg – a Smart City that’s getting smarter

    05 May 2016
  • Mayor Tau reflects on youth empowerment at SOCA

    04 May 2016
  • SOCA discloses 70 000 units in Jozi’s mega housing projects

    04 May 2016
  • Corridors of Freedom enriching lives, Mayor says in SOCA

    04 May 2016
  • R1-million for grabs in Hack.Jozi Challenge

    04 May 2016
  • Sophiatown revisited as City entertains gogos, old timers

    04 May 2016
  • Mayor Tau to deliver end of term SOCA

    03 May 2016
  • IDP Summit: a window into Joburg’s future

    01 May 2016
  • MEC Mashatile moves to resolve Zandspruit concerns

    01 May 2016
  • Task team to drive formation of FBO in Region B

    01 May 2016
  • Rea Vaya introduces a points payment system

    28 April 2016
  • City gives informal traders new room to grow

    28 April 2016
  • Illumination of Mandela Bridge marks 100 days to Rio Games

    28 April 2016
  • Madiba statue to inspire Palestinians

    28 April 2016
  • Back to the City festival to ignite Jozi on Freedom Day

    26 April 2016
  • City gets more people working through Jozi@Work

    26 April 2016
  • Dozens race to raise funds for zoo hospital

    26 April 2016
  • MMC Lemao leads #CrimeMustFall march

    25 April 2016

Joburg in the news

Finance MMC Geoffrey Makhubo Budget Speech
Budget Speech by Budget Speech by the Member of the Mayoral Committee for Finance in the City of Johannesburg, Councillor Geoffrey Makhubo, Turbine Hall, Johannesburg, 24 May 2016. Read More

State of the City Address (SOCA) 2016
The Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Councillor Mpho Parks Tau delivered his annual State of the City address at the Turffontein Race Course, South of Johannesburg. Read More

Rates Policy review process begins
The City of Johannesburg is to consider current economic conditions facing property owners when it embarks on its property Rates Policy review process for 2016/2017. Read More
Call for Inner City Managed Lanes public comment
The City of Johannesburg is conducting a feasibility study on managed lanes in a number of streets in the inner city. Read More

Approved SDBIP sets stage for Final Push
The City is to intensify its delivery of services following the approval by Council of its 2015-2016 SDBIP. Read More
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Recent campaigns and services


Corridors of Freedom 
Corridors of freedom - your life in one place.



Service alerts
Keeping you informed about roadworks, water upgrades and refuse removals.
Tenders and Quotations
COPIES of current tenders and quotations are available to download.
For all your billing information, credit control, rates and related queries.

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IDP, Budget & SDBIP


2015/16 Budget Book

The 2015/16 Medium Term Budget continues to focus on ensuring financial sustainability while delivering on

the programs outlined in the Integrated Development Plan (IDP) and Growth and Development Strategy (GDS).

2015 - 16 IDP Review

The 2015/16 IDP Review is about accelerating implementation and shifting targets beyond the delivery of basic services.

Final SDBIP Deviation Report

Annual Performance Report
for the period 1 July 2011
to 30 June 2012

Public notices


2016/17 Draft Property Rates Policy

You are hereby invited to submit written comment on the 2016/17 Draft Property Rates Policy. You can email your comments to Due date for comments is 23 April 2016.


Region A: RSDF


Applying for residential tariffs for Property Owners who are billed at a business rates tariffs 

PROPERTY owners who are being billed at a business property rate tariff can apply to the City’s rates and taxes department to be charged at residential rates. Completed Individual Application can be emailed to: , or dropped off at the nearest City's walking Customer Service Centre. Rates Policy
2015 Application for Pensioner Rebate on Property Rates
*The city of Johannesburg is inviting new pensioners to apply for property rates rebate as well as reminding existing pensioners to re-apply for the rebate. 

70 Years and Older Pension Rebate on Property Rates

*The City is inviting pensioners, age 70 and above to apply for 100% property rates rebate. Kindly, email the relevant documents to or Fax to 011 727 0189.
70 Years and Older Pensioner Form [PDF, 38.52kb]

Do you as a new property owner know how to get your Property Rates Account created?
*Change of ownership[PDF,101kb]