City of Cape Town Cleansing Services
The municipality is responsible for ensuring that its area is clean and litter-free. This includes providing bins, cleaning crews and enforcing by-laws against littering and other pollution.
The following complaints can be directed to the Cleansing Branch:
Waste from the different suburbs of Cape Town are taken to one of the six landfill sites.
View a list of your nearest community waste drop-off facilities here.
Operational hours for all drop-off sites
Summer: 1 September to 30 April
Winter: 1 May to 31 August
Saturdays: 08:00 to 17:00
Sundays: Drop-off sites will be open to the public all year round: 09:00 to 14:00
For more information and enquiries, contact the City of Cape Town: