Proposed amendments to the City of Cape Town Municipal Planning By-Law, 2015
The City of Cape Town Municipal Planning By-Law, 2015 (MPBL) came into force on 1 July 2015. As part of the annual review of the MPBL, several improvements/amendments to the MBPL are now proposed.
The proposed improvements/amendments fall within the following broad categories:
The proposed amendments are a response and pro-active initiative in pursuing relevant, modern and clear local planning legislation.
View a list of the proposed MPBL amendments here.
Part of the process is that the public be afforded the opportunity to make representation and/or give input to the proposed amendments to the MPBL.
Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 17 of the Local Government Municipal Systems Act that Council is hereby affording the public and interested parties or groups opportunity to submit comments, recommendations or input to the municipality for a period of 40 days.The comment period commences on 6 November 2015 and concludes on 15 December 2015.
Comments, input or recommendations can be submitted via:
The City’s Public Participation Unit will assist people who cannot read or write, people living with disabilities and people from disadvantaged groups who are unable to submit written comments, to have their comments or input recorded and submitted to the City.
People who are unable to read or write and who have disabilities, as well as disadvantaged
For further information on general public participation, contact Ruche Daniels on 021 400 1766
For more information on the proposed amendments to the MPBL, contact Richard Walton on