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POSTAL ADDRESS
P.O. Box 181, Pinetown, Durban, KwaZulu Natal
3600, South Africa

PHYSICAL ADDRESS
10 Pineside Road, New Germany, Durban,
KwaZulu Natal
3610, South Africa

Telephone Numbers:

Telephone: +27 31 719-4911
Facsimile: +27 31 719-4240
Email: info@smiths.co.za

 

General Information on Durban

Latest city population figures (based on 2001 census)
• 3 090 117

Size of municipal area
• 2 297 square kilometres.
• Although the eThekwini Municipal area occupies only 1.4% of the total area of the province, it contains just over a third of the population of KwaZulu-Natal and 60% of its economic activity.

Municipal Budget (Operating and Capital)

    2004 / 2005 2003 / 2004 2002 / 2003
  Operating R 8 556 000 000 R 7 343 749 112 R 7 751 657 876
  Capital R 2 293 000 000 R 1 791 978 690 R 1 850 577 710

 

Number of elected councillors
• 200 (100 ward councillors and 100 proportional representatives)

Municipal staff employed
• 18 500

Gross geographic product (GGP)
• R25 529 per person per year (This is higher than that of South Africa as a whole - R17 756).

The City's natural assets
• 98 kilometers of coastline
• 18 catchments
• 17 estuaries
• 4000 kilometres of rivers
• 63 114ha open space
• R3.2 billion - value of services per annum




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