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Electricity044 874 3917
Water / Sanitation044 801 9262/9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
Law Enforcement044 801 6350
GO GEORGE Call Centre0800 044 044
George Municipality Switchboard044 801 9111
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Published: 24 May 2018Title: Water update 23 May 2018Status: WATER UPDATE 23 MAY 2018 Rainfall: 0mm Dam level: 93.53% (down) Demand/usage: 28.4 megalitres (target 22Ml)
Published: 10 May 2018Title: Awarding of proposed area name for "Die Bult" Development: Ward 3Status: Proposals for new area name will be discussed and finalised during the Ward Committee meeting.
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Electricity 044 874 3917
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Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal 044 802 2900
Traffic / Licence 044 878 2400 / 044 801 9315
Law Enforcement 044 801 6350
GO GEORGE Call Centre 0800 044 044
George Municipality Switchboard 044 801 9111
20 December 2017

Weekly Water Status 20 December 2017

The current water restrictions for George are:

  • Restricted handheld watering of gardens using a hose and municipal water allowed: even-numbered households Mondays and Thursdays, 7pm-9pm only AND uneven-numbered households Tuesdays and Fridays, 7pm-9pm only.
  • Mechanical irrigation of gardens (sprayers) using municipal water is prohibited.
  • Watering sports fields using municipal water is prohibited except for golf course greens, bowling greens and cricket pitches, daily 7pm-9pm.
  • Filling up of swimming pools using municipal water is prohibited.
  • Washing cars with a hose using municipal water is prohibited (buckets allowed), except for commercial car washes.
  • Cleaning of outside surfaces using a hosepipe with municipal water is prohibited (buckets allowed).
  • “OWN WATER” signage must be displayed where applicable and must be proven on request by municipal officials.

·                     Applications for exemption of some restrictions may be considered on merit.

 

Please report water leaks, burst pipes and other water-related concerns to 044 801 9262 or after hours/holidays at 044 801 6300, as soon as you notice them.

 

Contraventions of water restrictions can be reported on 0800 424 277. Repeat offenders may pay up to R4 000 per offence, depending on the offence, or may be jailed for up to six months if found guilty.

 

Last published 20 December 2017