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Struisbaai

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Elim

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Klipdale

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Important numbers

Struisbaai Office028 435 6538
Napier Office028 423 3231
Waenhuiskrans Office028 445 9620
Police10111
Ambulance10177
Otto du Plessis Hospital028 424 1167
NSRI028 435 7777
Fire Brigade028 425 1690
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Arniston
Sunday14°C
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Napier
Sunday12°C
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Tue
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Struisbaai
Sunday14°C
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Tue
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Elim
Saturday24°C
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Tue
Wed

Weather

Protem
Saturday25°C
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed

Weather

Klipdale
Sunday13°C
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu

Important numbers

Struisbaai Office 028 435 6538
Napier Office 028 423 3231
Waenhuiskrans Office 028 445 9620
Police 10111
Ambulance 10177
Otto du Plessis Hospital 028 424 1167
NSRI 028 435 7777
Fire Brigade 028 425 1690

Water and Sanitation

Overview

Ensuring our residents have access to clean water is our priority. Fresh water is a scarce resource in the Western Cape that is heavily dependent on rainfall. We all have a part to play in conserving water as much as possible.

Waste and Water Purification

The main water purification plant is situated in Bredasdorp with smaller plants in all towns within the CAM area. All water complies with SANS 241 standards. Results are available on request. Water samples are tested on a regular basis. Chemical tests are done locally by plant operators at the purification plant in Bredasdorp. Water samples for bacteriological tests are sent to an independent laboratory for testing.

There is a wastewater treatment works at Bredasdorp and Struisbaai North. The quality of waste water is also monitored against SANS 242 parameters.

Available Documents

  • List of studies / documents available on request.
  • Water Services Development Plan (digital)

Contact Details
Head of Section:Mr Walter Linnert
E-mail: walterl@capeagulhas.gov.za
Telephone number :028 425 5601
Fax :028 425 1019
Physical Address:1 Dirkie Uys Street, Bredasdorp, 7280
Postal Address:Cape Agulhas Municipality P.O. Box 51, Bredasdorp 7280

Water Distribution

Water sources are mainly ground water from various boreholes in the area.  Bredasdorp has, in addition to boreholes, also the Uitvlucht spring and the Sanddrift dam for water supply. Water network includes reservoirs, pump stations and 222 km pipe network to consumers.

Available Documents

  • List of studies / documents available on request.
  • Water Services Development Plan (WSDP) (digital)

Contact Details
Head of Section:  Mr Deon Wasserman
E-mail: deonw@capeagulhas.gov.za
Telephone number:  028 425 5599
Fax: 028 425 1019
Physical Address: 1 Dirkie Uys Street, Bredasdorp, 7280
Postal Address: Cape Agulhas Municipality P.O. Box 51, Bredasdorp 7280

Waterkwaliteite 2016 / Water quality 2016

Last published 29 September 2016