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Important numbers

Emergency Hotline0800 029 999
WhatsApp Support Line 060 012 3456
Provincial Hotline021 928 4102
Bitou Municipality (Customer Care)044 501 3174/5
Fire / Rescue044 533 5000
Ambulance (Private)072 054 9110
Law Enforcement044 501 3240
Ambulance 10177
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Important numbers

Emergency Hotline 0800 029 999
WhatsApp Support Line 060 012 3456
Provincial Hotline 021 928 4102
Bitou Municipality (Customer Care) 044 501 3174/5
Fire / Rescue 044 533 5000
Ambulance (Private) 072 054 9110
Law Enforcement 044 501 3240
Ambulance 10177

News

  • 29 May 2020

    Update on the coronavirus by Premier Alan Winde

  • 20 May 2020

    Project Liaison Officer

    The South African National Road Agency (SANRAL) requires the service of a Project Liaison Officer (PLO) for a SANRAL contract within the Garden Route District Municipality.

  • 16 May 2020

    Update on the coronavirus by Premier Alan Winde

    As of 1pm on 15 May, the Western Cape has 4592 active cases of Covid-19, with a total of 7586 confirmed cases and 2857 recoveries.

  • 15 May 2020

    RELIEF OPTIONS FOR THE SPORT SECTOR

    DCAS OFFERS PROVINCIAL RELIEF OPTIONS FOR THE CULTURAL, CREATIVE AND SPORT SECTOR

01 November 2019

Rural Fire Prevention

The possibility for bush fires is real. The hazards are present with over grown stands/plots/erven with the absence of fire breaks. The risk to this is "runaway" fires. Home owners in rural areas should be preparing for bush fires. Read more >
14 August 2018

South Africa’s Toughest Firefighter Alive (TFA-SA)

Bitou’s firefighting team participated in the “South Africa’s Toughest Firefighter Alive (TFA-SA)” event held at Roeland Street Fire Station, Cape Town on the 10-12 August 2018. Read more >
13 June 2018

Veld Fire Warning

Strong damaging winds often occur along coastal regions, but also often occur during thunderstorm activity. These winds are sudden and can cause much damage. Read more >
11 June 2018

07June 2017 Commemoration

This fire disaster left hundreds of Bitou residents displaced and in dire need of aid. Read more >
10 June 2017

Fire Update - Dear residents / readers

#BitouFires largely under control and monitoring will be done throughout the night. Please be vigilant and safe. 044 533 5000 Bitou Comms Read more >
10 June 2017

UPDATE

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10 June 2017

SCAM ALERT!

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09 June 2017

ASSISTANCE TO VICTIMS OF FIRE IN BITOU

The Executive Mayor of Bitou Local Municipality Cllr Peter Lobese has set up the BITOU FIRE VICTIMS DISASTER RELIEF FUND in conjunction with Nedbank SA. Read more >
08 June 2017

FIRE UPDATE

For Emergencies, Contact the Following: BCPA – 082 251 8134 / WhatsApp – 071 869 3371 Read more >
01 March 2017

Fire in the Bitou Area

Veld Fire in Plettenberg Bay. Read more >
28 December 2016

Fire Update 2

The Fire line is contained and a 72hour monitor and patrol has been in effect. Currently there are a few spots within burnt out area smouldering lightly. This will be monitored for the next 48 Hours... Read more >
27 December 2016

Fire Update

In fire prevention and safety, the learn not to burn programme has been introduced to schools and trust that children will refrain from “playing with fire” as the damages, risks and hazards that follow can lead to loss of life and property Read more >
31 August 2016

Fire in Plett area originated/stem from De Vlugt fire State

Fire in Plett area originated/stem from De Vlugt fire that started earlier this week. Currently fire has spread across Keurbooms river towards Eastern side Read more >
Last published 01 September 2015