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Western Cape launches Easter season traffic safety plan

31 March 2021

The Western Cape is expecting a busier Easter holiday season this year as more South Africans from other provinces travel to the Western Cape, and our residents explore the many beautiful places that exist across the province.   Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 22 - 28 March 2021

30 March 2021

Results of Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 22 - 28 March 2021 Read More

Minister Madikizela to launch Easter Road Safety Plan

30 March 2021

As part of Western Cape Government’s COVID-19 awareness and road safety enforcement campaign, the Western Cape Transport and Public Works Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will tomorrow, Wednesday 31 March 2021, launch the provincial road safety plan... Read More

Malgas Pont has been reopened

26 March 2021

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) is pleased to announce that the new motorised pont on the Breede River at Malgas is fully operational. Read More

Bicycles to be used by community-based organisations

25 March 2021

Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works Bonginkosi Madikizela handed 20 bicycles over to the Open Streets organisation yesterday. Read More

Junior Traffic Training Centre launched at Hoopsig

25 March 2021

Children get to know the rules of the road From now on, Paternoster’s children are expected to be much safer in traffic, thanks to the establishment of a Junior Traffic Training Centre (JTTC) established at Hoopsig.  Read More

Bicycle handover event to be held on 24 March

23 March 2021

Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works Bonginkosi Madikizela will hand over bicycles to the Open Streets organisation on Wednesday 24 March 2021. Read More

Provincial Traffic supports fight against criminal activity

19 March 2021

Following a request from the South African Police Service, Western Cape Provincial Traffic Law Enforcement pulled over and stopped a long distance bus on the N1 close to th Read More

RTMC to send Driving Licence Renewal Notices electronically

17 March 2021

Driving Renewal Notices (DRLNs) will no longer be posted. From 8 March 2021 onwards, the electronic DLRNs will be sent to the cell phone number or email address of the driver. SMS or Email Notifications Read More

Coronavirus and vaccine rollout update by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela

16 March 2021

As of 1pm on 16 March, the Western Cape has 2531 active Covid-19 infections with a total of 277 710 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 263 542 recoveries. A total of 25 495 out of the 25 960 vaccines received to date as part of the Sisonke trial, had been... Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 8 - 14 March 2021

15 March 2021

Results of Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations Read More

Coronavirus and vaccine rollout update by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela

15 March 2021

As of 1pm on 15 March, the Western Cape has 2717 active Covid-19 infections with a total of 277 617 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 263 542 recoveries. A total of 24 865 out of the 25 960 vaccines received to date as part of the Sisonke trial, had been... Read More

Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela sends condolences to the Royal Family

12 March 2021

Western Cape Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela extends his condolences to the Royal Family of His Majesty King Zwelithini. Read More

Coronavirus and vaccine rollout update by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela

12 March 2021

As of 1pm on 12 March, the Western Cape has 2799 active Covid-19 infections with a total of 277 311 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 263 178 recoveries. A total of 23 130 out of the 25 960 vaccines received to date as part of the Sisonke trial, had been... Read More

Coronavirus and vaccine rollout update by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela

11 March 2021

Update on the coronavirus and vaccine rollout by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela - 11 March 2021 Read More

Coronavirus and vaccine rollout update by Acting Premier Bonginkosi Madikizela

10 March 2021

As of 1pm on 10 March, the Western Cape has 2859 active Covid-19 infections with a total of 276 882 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 262 704 recoveries. A total of 19 879 out of the 25 960 vaccines received to date as part of the Sisonke trial, had been... Read More

Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 1 – 7 March 2021

8 March 2021

Results of Provincial Traffic Services traffic operations: 1 – 7 March 2021 Read More

Premier Winde and Minister Madikizela launch Blue Dot Taxi Service Pilot

4 March 2021

Joint media release by Premier Alan Winde and Transport and Public Works Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela   Read More

Premier Winde and Minister Madikizela to launch Blue Dot Taxi Pilot Project

2 March 2021

Premier Alan Winde together with Transport and Public Works Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will on Thursday 4 March 2020, launch the Blue Dot Taxi pilot project at the Gene Louw Traffic College in Brackenfell. Read More

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