The municipal offices (including libraries) in all towns will close from 16:30 on Thursday 26 March 2020 until 08:00 17 April 2020.

Essential services such as traffic management, law enforcement, the provision of water, refuse collection, sewerage and electricity will continue to run as per normal.

Refuse removal will continue as per normal collection schedule for the Greater Hermanus and Greater Gansbaai administrations.

In the Hangklip-Kleinmond area, refuse will be collected as follows:

  • Betty's Bay residents: Wednesdays 1, 8 & 15 April
  • Pringle Bay residents: Thursdays 2, 9 & 16 April
  • Sunny Seas residents: Tuesdays 31 March, 7 & 14 April
  • Palmiet residents: Tuesdays 31 March, 7 & 14 April

Each household is allowed to place one wheelie bin or four black bags (with the proviso that only one bag may contain garden waste) with domestic refuse on the sidewalk for removal in areas which the Municipality has not identified as a problem animal area. Containers must be secured with baboon proof locking devices in all areas that the Municipality has identified as problem animal areas. No refuse bags may be left on pavements in baboon problem areas.

Please note, all transfers stations and drop-off facilities will be closed during lockdown