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Important numbers

Electricity044 874 3917
Water / Sanitation044 801 9262/9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
George Law Enforcement044 801 6350
GO GEORGE Call Centre0800 044 044
George Municipality Switchboard044 801 9111
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Published: 26 Apr 2017Title: Municipal MoneyStatus: Municipal Money is a website for ratepayers to review how municipal money is spent. Please follow the link: https://municipalmoney.gov.za/
Published: 05 Apr 2017Title: Community invited to comment on Draft IDP and BudgetStatus: The Council of George Local Municipality invites all members of the community to comment or submit inputs in writing regarding the information pertaining to the Draft IDP and Budget before or on 8 May 2017. Please follow the link for more information: http://www.george.gov.za/download_document/2045
Published: 15 Nov 2016Title: Refuse Collection Dates April 2017Status: Please take note of the following with regards to refuse collection dates April 2017: 27/04/17 will be collected on 28/04/17 01/05/17 will be collected on 02/05/17
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Important numbers

Electricity 044 874 3917
Water / Sanitation 044 801 9262/9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal 044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence 044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
George Law Enforcement 044 801 6350
GO GEORGE Call Centre 0800 044 044
George Municipality Switchboard 044 801 9111

Waste Management

Overview

One of the strategic objectives of the George Municipality is to keep George - Clean, Safe and Green - for all of the Citizens of George. Our vision is George - A city for a sustainable future! - We live our values, focus on our citizens, work smart, act like owners and are the brand.

The VISION of this Department is to enhance the general wellness of the community and the environment.

The MISSION of this department is the upliftment of the community and environment through the creation of a cost effective, clean environment, beautification of the city by creating parks and green spaces, the development of sport and the continious maintenance of municipal facilities by motivated personnel.

The four primary sections of the department consist of the following:

  • Provision and maintenance of environmentally safe cemeteries;
  • eradication of alien weeds;
  • development and maintenance of public open spaces and hiking trails;
  • management and maintenance of caravan parks;
  • cleaning and management of beaches;
  • removal and management of night soil and solid waste removal;
  • cleaning of overgrown erven;
  • maintenance of corporate facilities including sport facilities;
  • development of sport and sport facilities;
  • issuing of business licences.

 

Physical Address:  82 Meade Street
TEL:      044 802 2900
FAX:      0865895494/ 044 8732186
EMAIL: ilse@george.org.za

 

UNIONDALE REFUSE REMOVAL
044 752 1024

 

REFUSE REMOVAL : GENERAL

  • All refuse bags, black and blue,  must be put out by 07:00 am  on the removal day;
  • A total of 7 blacks bags are allowed and can also be substituted or combined with bundles of branches/ garden waste. Bundles must not be too big for one person to pick up.
  • Black bags may not be put out the day before the removal and only in the morning of the removal day;
  • Broken glass should be wrapped in newspaper when thrown into bags to prevent injuries to workers.
  • 1 Pack of 26 bags are distributed to every household quarterly (once in three months);
  • Every full blue bag taken will be replaced with a new blue bag by the contractor.

For any queries related to refuse removal, please contact:

Tel: 044 802 2900
Email:  robertson@george.org.za

 

 

Last published 17 February 2017