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WELCOME

WELCOME

Metroplan Town Planners and Urban Designers is an established town planning consultancy with over 30 years’ experience in the field of planning and development. The company is based in Georgeville, Pretoria, whilst providing planning related services throughout South Africa.

By employing knowledgeable and competent staff we strive to identify, serve and satisfy the needs and expectations of our clients in both public and private sectors. Metroplan became a 51 % Black Owned Company in 2017 with the incorporation of the Siyandisa Trust into the ownership structure.

 

land use management

LAND USE MANAGEMENT

Strategic Spatial Planning

STRATEGIC SPATIAL PLANNING

Urban Design

URBAN DESIGN

Property Development

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT

Policy Formulation and Research

POLICY FORMULATION AND RESEARCH

Metroplan provides a comprehensive range of professional and essential skills and expertise required to undertake various aspects of the planning and development field. Services offered include the following:

LAND USE MANAGEMENT

Township Establishments

Rezoning/Amendment of Land Use Schemes

Removal of Restrictive Title Conditions

Subdivisions

Consolidations

Consent Uses

Permissions

Representation at Municipal Planning Tribunal Hearings and Appeals

STRATEGIC SPATIAL PLANNING

Local, Regional and Metropolitan Spatial Development Frameworks

Housing Development Frameworks

Open Space Frameworks

URBAN DESIGN
Urban Design Frameworks

Precinct Plans

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT

Feasibility/Due Diligence Investigations and Studies

Development Risk Assessments

Site Clearance

POLICY FORMULATION & RESEARCH

Housing and Density Policies

Urban Renewal and Upgrading

Planning and Layout Standards

Compilation of Land Use Management By-laws

COMPANY PROFILE

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Metroplan Public Participation

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Information on METROPLAN’S applications currently in the ‘public participation phase’ in one place for your convenience.

Metroplan Town Planners and Urban Designers was established in Pretoria during 1979. To meet the needs of our clients, the company has assembled a team of qualified and registered Town Planners with a range of experience and abilities to cater for an array of town planning and development related services.

OUR MISSION

METROPLAN is a firm of professional Town Planners and Urban Designers which is in business to identify, serve and satisfy the needs and expectations of its clients in both the public and private sectors in the composite fields of planning and development.

METROPLAN employs a strategic and developmental approach for every planning action that the company is involved in, with a specific emphasis on conducting work in a socially and environmentally responsible manner.

Through the innovative and creative use of its expertise, knowledge and cutting edge technology, the company will continue to provide a service of the highest quality, thereby satisfying the varying needs of relevant stakeholders.

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Combined years of experience

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PLANNING APPROACH

Planning and development has entered a new dimension with a shift towards sustainability and the integration and maximization of scarce resources. Metroplan not only recognised this change but is a pro-active participant, introducing innovative and applicable planning and development solutions. Metroplan’s pro-active approach to planning contributes to the formulation of a social, economic, environmental and political acceptable framework that stimulates policy changes. The company has accepted the challenge to remain sensitive to the continuing changes occurring in South Africa, and to ensure that needs and expectations of its clients are met and exceeded.

MULTI-DISCIPLINARY APPROACH

As part of client services, Metroplan will analyse the multi-disciplinary requirements of a specific project, advise the client accordingly and assist in the establishment of a multi-disciplinary team to effectively expedite the project. The professionals include inter alia consulting engineers, land surveyors, architects, research institutes, development agencies and environmentalists.

RESOURCES

Metroplan makes extensive use of cutting edge technology and software packages to have an advantage in a competitive market. These facilities together with the highly-experienced staff ensure a workforce capable and able to execute projects in an efficient and competent manner.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION POLICY

Metroplan Town Planners and Urban Designers in collaboration with Siyandisa Trust, an Investment Trust which is 100% black owned, categorises as a Qualifying Small Enterprise (QSE) with 51% Black Ownership of which 30.6% constitutes Black Women Ownership and 15.3% Black Youth. Based on the current Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Verification Certificate (RS-14009-0721-C28) Metroplan classifies as a Level 4 Broad-Based BEE Contributor with a Recognition Level of 100%.

For additional information on Siyandisa Trust visit their website at www.siyandisatrust.co.za.

DEON BESTER

DEON BESTER

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER & DIRECTOR

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 83 291 0397
deonb@metroplan.net

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VILJOEN DU PLESSIS

VILJOEN DU PLESSIS

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER & DIRECTOR

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 82 887 1767
viljoen@metroplan.net

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MARINDA SCHOONRAAD

MARINDA SCHOONRAAD

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER & URBAN DESIGNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 82 391 9440
marinda@metroplan.net
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INA JACOBS

INA JACOBS

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 82 439 2035
ina@metroplan.net
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BEN MANUEL

BEN MANUEL

CANDIDATE PLANNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 81 706 4958
ben@metroplan.net
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STEVE MANAMELA

STEVE MANAMELA

CANDIDATE PLANNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 82 766 8647
steve@metroplan.net
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REUBEN MENTZ

REUBEN MENTZ

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 82 766 8647
reuben@metroplan.net
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HARRIET JOUBERT

HARRIET JOUBERT

PLANNING ASSISTANT

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 71 684 5411
harriet@metroplan.net
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RIANA MALAN

RIANA MALAN

OFFICE MANAGER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 72 599 5576
rianam@metroplan.net
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SIMONÉ OLIVIER

SIMONÉ OLIVIER

AUTOCAD OPERATOR

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 71 630 5239
simone@metroplan.net
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BELA SANTU

BELA SANTU

OFFICE SUPPORT

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C    + 27 73 336 8612
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MOSES ZUMBA

MOSES ZUMBA

OFFICE SUPPORT

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C    + 27 76 770 2831
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SBUSISO MLANGENI

SBUSISO MLANGENI

PLANNER IN TRAINING

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 79 982 8302
sbu@metroplan.net
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MAURITS MARNEWICK

MAURITS MARNEWICK

PROFESSIONAL PLANNER

T    + 27 12 804 2522
C    + 27 72 565 6303
maurits@metroplan.net
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South African Cities Network – Transit Oriented Development Research

South African Cities Network – Transit Oriented Development Research

| Project Type: Research

| Client: The South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA)

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Lenasia Ext. 13

Lenasia Ext. 13

| Project Type: Land Audit Report

| Client: Gauteng Department of Human Settlements

| Commenced: 2010

| Status: Completed

Rustenburg National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

Rustenburg National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

| Project Type: Development Assessment

| Client: Bigen Africa Services (Pty) Ltd (on behalf of the National Upgrading Support Program)

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Completed

Tshwane National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

Tshwane National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

| Project Type: Development Assessment

| Client: Bigen Africa Services (Pty) Ltd (on behalf of the National Upgrading Support Program)

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Completed

Madibeng National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

Madibeng National Upgrading Support Program (NUSP)

| Project Type: Development Assessment

| Client: Bigen Africa Services (Pty) Ltd (on behalf of the National Upgrading Support Program)

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Completed

Daveyton Township

Daveyton Township

| Project Type: Property Investigation and Regularisation

| Client: The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality - City Development Department (Kempton Park)

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Completed

Winterveldt

Winterveldt

| Project Type: Urban Design Framework

| Client: Gauteng Department of Human Settlements

| Commenced: 2013

| Status: Completed

Bethlehem – Bakenpark Ext. 5 and 7

Bethlehem – Bakenpark Ext. 5 and 7

| Project Type: Urban Development Strategy

| Client: Housing Development Agency (HDA)

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Completed

Bakubung

Bakubung

| Project Type: Urban Design Framework

| Client: Bigen Africa Services (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Completed

Sasolburg Extensions

Sasolburg Extensions

| Project Type: Urban Design Framework

| Client: Housing Development Agency (HDA)

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Current

Mamelodi Hostels

Mamelodi Hostels

| Project Type: Re-Development

| Client: ASEDA Consulting Engineers

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Saulsville Hostels

Saulsville Hostels

| Project Type: Urban Design Framework

| Client: MIH Projects (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Tswaing High Level Urban Design Framework – Stinkwater

Tswaing High Level Urban Design Framework – Stinkwater

| Project Type: Urban Design Framework

| Client: Dijalo Property Development

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Completed

City of Joburg Corridors of Freedom

City of Joburg Corridors of Freedom

| Project Type: Corridors of Freedom

| Client: Gibb Engineering and Architecture

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Stilfontein and Khuma

Stilfontein and Khuma

| Project Type: Land Audit and CBD Regeneration Plan

| Client: The South African Local Government Association (SALGA)

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Aerotropolis – Region A

Aerotropolis – Region A

| Project Type: RSDF

| Client: Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality

| Commenced: 2011

| Status: Completed

Waterberg District Municipality

Waterberg District Municipality

| Project Type: Review of SDF

| Client: Waterberg District Municipality

| Commenced: 2012

| Status: Completed

Bronkhorstspruit, Zithabeni, Rethabiseng,Ekandustria

Bronkhorstspruit, Zithabeni, Rethabiseng,Ekandustria

| Project Type: Spatial Development Framework

| Client: City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality

| Commenced: 2013

| Status: Current

N14 Corridor Development

N14 Corridor Development

| Project Type: Corridor Development

| Client: MIH Projects (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Completed

Knopjeslaagte

Knopjeslaagte

| Project Type: RSDF Review

| Client: Napaj Property Investment and Development

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Tanganani Ext.14

Tanganani Ext.14

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Nanza Consulting (on behalf of the Gauteng Department of Human Settlements)

| Commenced: 2010

| Status: Current

Montana Ext. 182

Montana Ext. 182

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Van der Watt Familie Trust

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Completed

Booysens Ext. 4

Booysens Ext. 4

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Mafuri Turnkey Accelerated Construction (Pty) Ltd. (on behalf of the City of Tshwane)

| Commenced: 2014

| Status: Current

Atteridgeville Ext. 46

Atteridgeville Ext. 46

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Impande Enigma Consortium (on behalf of the City of Tshwane)

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Current

Mabopane Ext. 12

Mabopane Ext. 12

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality

| Commenced: 2015

| Status: Current

Ashlea Gardens, Erf 206

Ashlea Gardens, Erf 206

| Project Type: Rezoning

| Client: Key Spirit Developments (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Pienaarspoort Ext. 20

Pienaarspoort Ext. 20

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Blackhead Consulting (Pty) Ltd. (on behalf of the City of Tshwane)

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Jan Niemandpark, Erf R/3/110

Jan Niemandpark, Erf R/3/110

| Project Type: Rezoning

| Client: Moon Cellular CC

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Completed

Kokosi Ext. 99 (Leeuwspruit 148-IQ, Remainder of Portion 5)

Kokosi Ext. 99 (Leeuwspruit 148-IQ, Remainder of Portion 5)

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: LSO Consulting Engineers (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Menlo Park, Erf 541

Menlo Park, Erf 541

| Project Type: Rezoning and Removal of Restrictive Conditions

| Client: Numbinix (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Waltloo, Erf 2/114

Waltloo, Erf 2/114

| Project Type: Rezoning

| Client: Kantey and Templer Consulting Engineers (on behalf of Total South Africa)

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Pienaarspoort Ext. 21

Pienaarspoort Ext. 21

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Eldorette Ext. 53

Eldorette Ext. 53

| Project Type: Township Establishment

| Client: Cosyspro (Pty) Ltd

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

Brooklyn, Erf 4/790

Brooklyn, Erf 4/790

| Project Type: Rezoning

| Client: Private Individual

| Commenced: 2016

| Status: Current

SOME OF OUR CLIENTS

Information on Metroplan’s applications currently in the ‘public participation phase’:

ERF 1605, SILVERTON

Type of application: Consent use

Should you require any additional information, kindly contact Viljoen du Plessis at viljoen@metroplan.net or Maurits Marnewick at maurits@metroplan.net.

ERF 542, PROCLAMATION HILL

Type of application: Consent use

Should you require any additional information, kindly contact Viljoen du Plessis at viljoen@metroplan.net or Ben Manuel at ben@metroplan.net.

PORTION 2 OF ERF 41, WAVERLEY

Type of application: Second Dwelling

Should you require any additional information, kindly contact Viljoen du Plessis at viljoen@metroplan.net or Maurits Marnewick at maurits@metroplan.net.

THE RE/ERF 372, PTN 1 AND THE RE/ ERF 354, ERF 373 AND THE RE/ERF 355 PRETORIA NORTH

Type of application: Rezoning

Should you require any additional information, kindly contact Viljoen du Plessis at viljoen@metroplan.net or Ben Manuel at ben@metroplan.net.

*Any information supplied will be treated with utmost confidentiality & will not be disclosed to any third party.

Company Details
Registered Name: Metroplan Town Planners and Urban Designers (Pty) Ltd
Registration No: 1992/06580/07
VAT No: 4060189828

Contact Details
T: (012) 804 2522
F: (012) 804 2877
E: mail@metroplan.net

Postal Address
P.O. Box 916
Groenkloof
Pretoria 0027

Physical Address
96 Rauch Avenue
Georgeville
Pretoria 0184

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