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WELCOME TO PLETT and ‘The Tale of Two Cities’

The proposed development on Erf 4367 between Shell Ultra City (N2) and Santini Village on Bowtie Drive In May 2017 notification was received that the Bitou Municipal Planning Tribunal were proposing to rezone and subdivide Erf 4367 to erect 80 single-story units on an erf size of 120m² at the main entrance to Plett. Objectors

By |2020-04-10T10:49:15+02:00Feb 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

I am sure it will go away…if we stick our heads in the sand’

Plett, the Bitou Municipality is on its last financial legs and still the mismanagement, lack of transparency and financial bleeding continues. Why has this happened to our beautiful town and how did it get so bad? Many residents are not aware that the Ratepayers are fighting tooth and nail against a wave of corruption

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Welcome Marius Venter to the Board of the Plett Ratepayers Association

Its with great pleasure that we welcome  Marius Venter - Portfolio Head Safety and Security Marius Venter has been the CEO of an International public company for the past 17 years based in Hong Kong and accepted multiple directorships in a company based in South Africa, Tanzania and USA spreading over several industries from

By |2020-04-10T10:49:16+02:00Feb 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments


As you are aware from our chairman’s year-end report, which was circulated to our members and which also appeared in our local newspaper and on social media, this Association is seriously concerned about, and will not tolerate, the deterioration of service delivery in our town caused by the incompetence or corruption of a few

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Potential game-changer for SA as Total strikes big gas deposit off Southern Cape

7th February 2019 by Gareth van Zyl LONDON — South Africa’s long wait for a meaningful oil and gas discovery ended yesterday when an exploration consortium headed by French group Total announced a gas find of about a billion barrels of oil equivalent in the offshore Southern Outeniqua Basin which runs parallel to the Southern Cape

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Welcome Len Swimmer to the Plett Ratepayers Association

Lets welcome another committed, skilled and very experienced board member to the Plett Ratepayers Association Len Swimmer For the last 16 years and even today, I have been fully involved in community matters in Hout Bay and Cape Town. I am the founder of the GCTCA and for the last 4 years have been

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Plett Ratepayers Association Power and Water Report – Wed. 6th February 2019

Power Due to the handover from previous Electrical Engineer, Peter Harpstad (PH), at end September 2018 very little has been done on the various items on which I reported in November 2018. This is also partly due to various open contracts having ended at that time. Cupido (new Electrical Eng.) has now renewed several

By |2020-04-10T10:49:18+02:00Feb 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Plett Ratepayers Association Waste Management Report 6th February 2019

Waste Management Report 6th February 2019 Douglas Baartman formally appointed as Municipal Waste Manager from January 2019. Landfill Site closed to all materials with effect from 15th December 2018, in line with requirements of court order. The Landfill site has been kept closed following the end of the Christmas season and green waste continues

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Welcome Wayne Turner – New Head of Finance for the Plett Ratepayers

We welcome Wayne Turner to the Plett Ratepayers and Residents Association. Wayne brings a wealth of Knowledge to our organization and we wish him all the best as we serve our communities best interests.

By |2020-04-10T10:49:18+02:00Feb 4th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments