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  • City intensifies winter safety drive to save lives

    29 June 2016
  • Mayor addresses e-tolls at Lenasia Ntirhisano

    29 June 2016
  • City helps commuters cushion the Rea Vaya fare increase

    28 June 2016
  • African University Games kick off in Joburg and Tshwane

    27 June 2016
  • MMC Molwele comes to the rescue after shack fire

    27 June 2016
  • Mayor announces plans to steer youth away from drugs

    27 June 2016
  • Memory Walk re-enacts historic 1976 march

    27 June 2016
  • Land deal paves the way to development in Alex

    27 June 2016
  • Alexandra’s Simelane wins the 2016 Healthy Kota competition

    27 June 2016
  • Mayor Tau’s son tells Yellow Ribbon event of his pain of drugs

    27 June 2016
  • Fun galore for City kids during winter holidays

    24 June 2016
  • It's now easier to do business in Jozi

    23 June 2016
  • SACN report celebrates progress, admits challenges in cities

    23 June 2016
  • SACN report points to reduction of poverty in Jozi

    23 June 2016
  • City dishes out millions in Jozi@Work packages

    22 June 2016
  • City wraps up Youth Expo at Nasrec

    22 June 2016
  • Minister Zulu lauds Jozi's bold economic strategies at SAITEX

    21 June 2016
  • Youths make Alex come alive

    19 June 2016
  • Exhibition shows MyAlex through the eyes of the youth

    19 June 2016
  • City sets up Youth Dialogue Forum to uplift youth

    19 June 2016
  • Mayor inspires youth at Alex Bua Le Sechaba

    17 June 2016
  • Ramaphosa leads tribute to fallen June 1976 heroes

    17 June 2016
  • Hastings Ndlovu’s legacy honoured in June 16 street renaming

    17 June 2016
  • Mayor kickstarts Marlboro Automotive Hub during Alex Bua Le Sechaba

    17 June 2016
  • Orlando Stadium packed for 40th anniversary of June 16

    17 June 2016
  • Revolution in the theatre

    15 June 2016
  • Soweto theatre stages Rhythm Colour to mark June 16 1976

    15 June 2016
  • Peter Magubane launches book on June 16 uprising

    15 June 2016
  • Mayor Tau tackles Alex land issue at Bua Le Sechaba

    15 June 2016
  • Bua Le Sechaba unveils Alex development projects

    15 June 2016
  • Joburg braces itself for another shopping festival

    15 June 2016
  • City honours unsung June 16 1976 heroes

    15 June 2016
  • City, Avis deliver shoes to Mikateka Primary School

    15 June 2016
  • Soweto Theatre screens Sarafina to mark June 16

    13 June 2016
  • Mayor Tau unveils plague for 1976 activist

    13 June 2016
  • SANCA, City help Riverlea addicts quit drugs

    10 June 2016
  • New human settlement on the cards for Rabie Ridge

    09 June 2016
  • City and AB inBev in a health literacy, entrepreneurship deal

    09 June 2016
  • Mayor Tau launches ehealth system for Jozi clinics

    09 June 2016
  • Public Art Competition for Council Chamber Open for Public

    08 June 2016
  • MMC Mathang opens SME hub in Alexandra

    08 June 2016
  • Jozi inner city belongs to everyone

    08 June 2016
  • Mayor Tau moves to resolve high water bills in Ebony Park

    08 June 2016
  • Joburg celebrates environment month

    07 June 2016
  • City’s #Nappies4Dignity drive extended

    07 June 2016
  • Emulate 1976 heroes, new generation of youth urged

    06 June 2016
  • June 16 expo a window of opportunities for Jozi youth

    06 June 2016
  • City’s EMS distributes winter safety kits in Kya Sands

    03 June 2016
  • Mayor tours Kya Sands as part of Ntirhisano

    03 June 2016
  • Joburg Water extends drive to collect diapers for elderly

    03 June 2016

Joburg in the news

Amendment of Metrobus Bus Fares
Bus fares are controlled by the City council and the fee structure is set out in a council by-law. Read More

Thuso House Renovations
Please note that Thuso House Customer Service Centre in Braamfontein is undergoing renovations from 25 May 2016 until further notice. 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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Service alerts
Keeping you informed about roadworks, water upgrades and refuse removals.
Tenders and Quotations
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IDP, Budget & SDBIP

2016/17 Budget Book

The 2016/17 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).

2016/17 IDP Book

The 2016/17 IDP Review is about accelerating implementation and shifting targets beyond the delivery of basic services.


2016/17 Institutional Service Delivery and Budget Implementation 


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

Public notices


2016/17 Property Rates Policy

Final 2016/17 Property Rates Policy


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]