Definitions for Planning and Building By-Laws

Definitions for Planning and Building By-Laws

By-Law Definitions for Planning, Building and Zoning These definitions are mainly, but not exclusively, extracted from the Greater Metropolitan Area of Cape Town’s By-Laws Planning and Zoning definitions and explanations. They do and can relate to terms and phrases used nationally by other Municipalities and planning departments. We will be adding to them on an…

Town Planning Scheme 2011 – Johannesburg

Town Planning Scheme 2011 – Johannesburg

Consolidated Johannesburg Town Planning Scheme, 2011 Download the Johannesburg Town Planning Scheme document below We have included this Johannesburg Town Planning Scheme document to assist you with accessing the the correct information so that you can make the right decisions when it comes to planning any construction, building and renovation or the purchase of property…

Town Planning Definitions – Complete with 21 Sections

Town Planning Definitions – Complete with 21 Sections

A List of 21 Town Planning Definitions and TermsUsed in Town Planning Schemes Includes Land Use and Zonings Terms The Johannesburg metropolitan area is the largest, most diverse and most cosmopolitan in South Africa, so we have based this list of Town Planning Definitions definitions from their Town Planning document, see: town-planning-scheme-jhb. These are not…

Part-X: Environmental Sustainability

Part-X: Environmental Sustainability

Part-X: Environmental Sustainability in Construction The construction industry is a vital sector that shapes the physical landscape of our society. Yet, it is also one of the major contributors to environmental degradation. Recognizing this impact, regulatory frameworks such as Part-X in the construction industry are pivotal in promoting and ensuring environmental sustainability. Part-X serves as…

Effective Thatch Roofs and Lightning Regulations to Keep You Safe – 3 Ways

Effective Thatch Roofs and Lightning Regulations to Keep You Safe – 3 Ways

Did you know, Regulations for Effective Lightning Conductors on Thatch Roofs Save Lives – 3 Effective ways Thatch roofs are most susceptible than any other roof type to being set alight by lightning. For the protection of the public and property the South African National Standard 62305-3 was introduced in 2011. SANS 62305-3: Protection against…