Frequently Asked Questions
Residents and businesses have raised many concerns and questions regarding water security in the province.
In this section you will find documents put together by the Western Cape Government and its partners to address some of the most common FAQs by businesses, citizens and other interested parties.
FAQs for Business
In response to business concerns around water security in the province, a Western Cape Business Support FAQ has been developed to address some of the issues that have been raised.
For companies in the Film & Media sector, more information can be found here.
FAQs for Residents
Many questions are being asked about the management of water sources and the impact thereof on the urban water users within the Greater Cape Town area. A very useful document is now available for the City of Cape Town and can be found here.
The City of Cape Town’s water map provides information on household water use, treated effluent collection points and water pressure management zones. Click here to read some of the FAQs received by the City of Cape Town around the Water Map. For information for other towns and cities in your province, please contact your local municipality.
FAQs for Tourists
For visitors planning to visit Cape Town and the Western Cape, Wesgro has provided some answers for those wanting to enjoy what the province has to offer.
FAQs Water use Authorisation