City of Johannesburg’s Medium Term Budget and Tariffs

The City of Johannesburg invites comment from members of the public and representatives of any interested organisations, on the Draft 2019/20 Mid Term Budget and Tariff increases.

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    Do you agree with the proposed increases as per the budget? (see summary)
    Yes I doNo I do notNot fully

    I would like to comment on; (see summary)
    WaterProperty ratesRefuse removalElectricitySewageOther


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    Property Rates increase  5.5%

    This increase is in the tariffs and is over and above the increase in valuations.

    Electricity increase  12.2%

    This is Nersa approved and subject to Eskom increases.

    Water increase  9.9%

    Sewage increase  9.9%

    Refuse removal increase  7%


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