Apply for Water Star Rating Certification for your business

11 September 2018

The City of Cape Town has updated their Water Star Rating Certification so that it now recognises integrated water management. Businesses are encouraged to apply for the new certification.

The rating has been introduced to promote best practice in water management, savings and pollution control in the business sector, government departments, education and health institutions as well as in residential estates.

The certification process includes an assessment that focusses on how water is managed. Business are being awarded a rating between one and five stars depending on their level of water management.

You can apply by submitting your application online or emailing it to

For more information a business enquiry service have been set up that will provide information on the City’s procedures and processes. If you need any assistance, please contact