Human Settlement

City to Consult the Public on New Tarrifs for Rental Housing

Public consultations on the new rental tariffs for council-owned rental housing stock, as resolved by Council on 25 July 2020, is now open for comments.

The new rental tariffs propose escalation of rent payable to be capped at a maximum margin of 5.9% per annum for 2020/2021 and 2021/2022.  

A syndicated live community radio broadcast and on the City’s social media platforms takes place on Wednesday, 9 September 2020, from 18:h00 to 19h00.  The syndicate broadcast will be live and streamed on Kasie FM, EK FM and Eden Radio.

For more information about council-owned rental housing or to view the proposed tariffs, click on or the following link:

The tariffs are also available at our Human Settlements offices based in Customer Care Centres.

All comments and inputs on the rental housing tariffs must be emailed to

Closing date for these comments is 22 September 2020 at 16h00.