A rigorous process of naming and renaming of council owned facilities, street names, townships and geographical features within the Ekurhuleni area will kick-start at the beginning of June 2018.
The City of Ekurhuleni has approved the Ekurhuleni Geographical Naming and Renaming Policy (ITEM A-SRAC OC (032016) CM 22/06/2017) in June 2017. As provided for by the Policy, the City of Ekurhuleni established the Ekurhuleni Geographical Naming and Renaming Committee.
The success of naming and renaming of Ekurhuleni's facilities and geographical features is based on community participation and consultation processes, which is set to begin on Saturday, 2 June, in Thokoza at Greenfield Sports complex.
This will then be followed by:
Rabasotho Community Hall – 9 June 2018
Tsakane Community Hall 23 June 2018
Nomination forms for naming and renaming will be available at all libraries in Ekurhuleni as well as below as a download.
The nominations for names for all new, existing townships and street names must be submitted to Dikeledi Mabote, Tel: 011 999 3209 or email:
For more detail information on the Ekurhuleni geographic naming and renaming process, please contact Trinity Tshisevhe, email: or Tel: 011 999 6835.
Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality
Department; Communications and Brand Management
Address; 47 Van Buuren Road, Bedfordview, 2007
Fax; 086 211 6487