Entries by Newcastle Municipality

Road Safety Tips

The festive season and summer holidays are synonymous with excitement and it’s accompanied by lack of effective concentration. Danger and harm becomes imminent when people lose focus.   This period becomes a challenge for the Traffic Department when pedestrians and drivers do not work harmoniously in following simple road safety rules. For this reason traffic […]

Clean-up Campaign

The Newcastle Municipality embarked on a clean-up campaign today in an effort to cleanse the CBD area. The CBD Clean-up Campaign is aimed at increasing business and public confidence in the CBD. This campaign is the initial and immediate intervention of the many more such activities to come in the future. This campaign also seeks […]

Holiday programmes for Newcastle Libraries

Newcastle Library Services will be hosting holiday programmes during the December 2015 school holidays. All programmes will commence at 10h00, except for the ingagane Library where the programmes will commence at 12h00. All pre-school and primary children are welcome. Parents can call their local library for bookings. Fairleigh 14/12/2015 Movie Day 22/12/2015 Indoor Games 09/01/2016 […]

Newcastle Alive After 5 Festival

The Mayor invites you to join in the festivities and enjoy the abundance of activities, entertainment and outdoor night life during the late night hours of the 11th, 16th and 23rd December. Join us for late night shopping, specials, activities, special star appearances by Sphelele Ngcobo (Idols), GC (Uzalo), Sthandwa Nzuza (Ukhozi FM) and Hlengiwe […]

NOTICE : Electricity disconnection due to repairs

Notice is hereby given that due to urgent repairs , the electricity supply will be disconnected on Sunday, 22 November 2015. (Weather permitting) Areas: Newcastle West Suburbs and KwaMathukuza. Time: 04:00am – 10:00am NB: Although the supply is interrupted, all installations and apparatus must be regarded as live. For further queries, Please contact: 0860 144 […]


Newcastle Municipality has undertaken its responsibility and commitment to prevent gender-based violence which refers to violence rooted in unequal gender norms and power relations. Violence occurs in families, relationships, workplaces, educational institutions and public spaces, with women and girls suffering most Gender-based violence can profoundly harm women’s and girls’ physical, psychological, and sexual health, as […]

Municipality determined to move forward and build strong, vibrant communities.

Newcastle Local Municipality is making significant strides in the fight against HIV infection and the socio-economic impacts of AIDS. The Special Programmes Unit of the Municipality has intensified interventions aimed at assisting individuals to change behaviours that render themselves, families and the community at large, vulnerable and susceptible to HIV infection. About 100 Local Aids […]

Notice : Bid No: A031-2015/16 – Extension of Closing Date

Bid No.: -A031-2015/16 – Supply installation and maintenance of an X- Ray inspection unit Please note that the closing date for the above bids has been extended to Friday 04 December 2015 at 12h00. Original closing date: 18 November 2015 New closing date: 04 December 2015 The physical address for submission of tender offers: Municipal […]