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Please note if you require information or have any queries relating to COVID-19 and your COVID-19 test results you can now contact the Overstrand health team via WhatsApp on 072 410 3596 or on 028 313 5278 during office hours.

Neem asseblief kennis as jy inligting verlang of enige navrae het rakende COVID-19 en jou COVID-19 toetsuitslae kan jy nou die Overstrand-gesondheidspan kontak via WhatsApp op 072 410 3596 of op 028 313 5279 gedurende kantoorure.  

Municipal offices, including libraries, will be closed from 13:00 on Friday 24 December 2021 and Friday 31 December 2021 and respectively re-open at 07:45 on Tuesday, 28 December 2021 and Monday, 3 January 2022.

Essential services will continue to operate as normal. In the case of any emergency, contact our 24-hour Control Room at 028 313 8000/8111.

Although Council will not be in recess during the December holiday period, the Executive Mayor, in consultation with the Municipal Manager, will attend to all urgent matters and emergencies, with the exception of those matters reserved by law for the full Council.

A Special Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday, 26 January 2022, asper the 2022 meeting schedule already distributed.

The newly elected Overstrand Executive Mayor, Annelie Rabie, introduced her Mayoral Committee at a council meeting held in Hermanus on Wednesday, 25 November 2021.

The Deputy Executive Mayor for Overstrand,Cllr  Lindile Ntsabo, is the new chairperson of Protection Services whilst Cllr Clinton Lerm will be the chairperson of Investment and Infrastructure.

Cllr Arnie Africa is now the chairperson of Management Services and Communication, Cllr Ronald Nutt of Community Services and Ald Elnora Gillion of Economic Development.

Executive Mayor Annelie Rabie will be responsible for Finance as well as Tourism and the Schulphoek Development for the next few months.


From left are: Cllr Simphiwe Silo (ANC), Cllr Steven Fourie (DA), Jacobus Van Staden (VF+), Cllr Msa Nomatiti (DA) and Theresa Els (DA) will be Overstrand Municipality's Council representatives to the Overberg District Municipality.

With them on the picture are the Deputy Executive Mayor Lindile Ntsabo, Executive Mayor Annelie Rabie and Municipal Manager Dean O'Neill.

With the December holidays around the corner, roads in the Overstrand are expected to get busy.

Motorists can expect visible traffic check points and roving roadblocks on the N2, R43, R44, R316, R319 and R320. The purpose of these roadblocks will be to demonstrate to the public at large, that all law enforcement agencies and traffic services are united against recklessness, irresponsible behaviour and dangerous drivers.

Traffic officers will maintain a high visibility and manning joint roadblocks to ensure that only roadworthy vehicles and legally licensed drivers are using the roads.

Please adhere to the speed limit and do not drink and drive.

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