By Laws

Tariffs Structure

Ngqushwa Local Municipality Tarrifs Structure: 2016/17


tarrifs structure (374 kB)

Law on Ward Commitees

The purpose of this by-law is to promote the enhancement of participatory democracy in local government through the operation of ward committees and to provide for practices and procedures in relation thereto.


Law on Ward Commitees - Xhosa Version (81 kB)
Law on Ward Commitees - English Version (74 kB)

Law on Unsightly & Neglected Buildings

The purpose of this by-law is to promote the habitat and environment of the communities residing within the municipal boundaries of the municipality by regulating the appearance and condition of buildings and premises.


Law on Unsightly & Neglected Buildings - Xhosa Version (83 kB)
Law on Unsightly & Neglected Buildings - English Version (53 kB)

Law on Street Trading

The purpose of this by-law is to regulate street trading for the benefit of the public residing and carrying on business within the municipal boundaries of the municipality.


Law on Street Trading - Xhosa Version (93 kB)
Law on Street Trading - English Version (69 kB)

Law on Standing Rules

The purpose of this by-law is to prescribe rules and orders for the internal arrangements, business and proceedings of the Municipality and to regulate the establishment, composition, procedures, powers and functions of its Committees.


Law on Standing Rules - Xhosa Version (297 kB)
Law on Standing Rules - English Version (305 kB)

Law on Solid waste

The purpose of this by-law is to promote a safe and healthy environment for the benefit of the public residing within the municipal boundaries and to provide for practices and procedures to regulate solid waste disposal.


Law on Solid waste - Xhosa Version (104 kB)
Law on Solid waste - English Version (68 kB)

Law on Public Open Spaces

The purpose of this by-law is to provide an effective legal and administrative framework to ensure that the way in which the municipality controls, manages and develops public open spaces is environmentally sustainable, in the long-term interests of the local community of and clearly defines the rights and obligations of the community in relation to such public open spaces.


Law on Public Open Spaces - Xhosa Version (132 kB)
Law on Public Open Spaces - English Version (163 kB)

Law on Outdoor Facilities And Municipal Buildings

The purpose of this by-law is to promote a safe, healthy and peaceful environment for the benefit of the public residing within the municipal boundaries and to provide for practices and procedures to regulate the prevention of nuisances.


Law on Outdoor Facilities And Municipal Buildings - Xhosa Version (110 kB)
Law on Outdoor Facilities And Municipal Buildings - English Version (109 kB)

Law on Nuisances

The purpose of this by-law is to promote a safe, healthy and peaceful environment for the benefit of the public residing within the municipal boundaries and to provide for practices and procedures to regulate the prevention of nuisances.


Law on Nuisances - Xhosa Version (133 kB)
Law on Nuisances - English Version (109 kB)

Law on Dogs And Animals

The purpose of this by-law is to promote the interests of animals and residents by exercising control over the numbers and kinds of animals that may be kept as well as the conditions under which such animals may be kept, sheltered and cared for and to provide for the prevention of nuisances through the keeping of such animals.


Law on Dogs And Animals - Xhosa Version (131 kB)
Law on Dogs And Animals - English Version (105 kB)

Peddie Offices

Postal Address:PO Box 539, Peddie

Physical Address: ERF 313, Main Road, Peddie, 5640

Telephone: 040 673 3095

Fax: 040 673 3771

Hamburg Offices

Postal Address:PO Box Hamburg

Physical Address: ERF 272- 277, Hamburg

Telephone: 040 678 1067

Fax: 040 673 3771