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Durban Metropolitan Open Space System (D’MOSS) – Development Assessment Guidelines

This guide is aimed at developers, landowners and potential land-owners who are planning to develop or purchase land within the eThekwini Municipal Area (EMA). It provides a quick guide to the requirements of the Environmental Planning & Climate Protection Department (EPCPD) when assessing the implications of a proposed development for the Durban…

Sibaya changes hurt trust

Umdloti residents feel sidelined by the developer, as they said the changes have not been communicated to them in an open and fair way. The massive construction site of the Sibaya Development at the M4 circle is about to get a whole lot higher.
Umdloti residents were shocked to find out, almost by accident, that major height changes are planned for node one of the Sibaya Development between Umdloti and the M4…

URGENT: FORMAL OBJECTION – SPECIAL CONSENT APPLICATION SIBIYA NODE 1 – DEADLINE MONDAY 22 JAN 2018

The objection I, Brian Gibson, Resident and member of the eMdloti UIP have lodged regarding the Sibaya Node 1 Precinct Plan (allowing for substantial height increases and land use changes),  includes valuable input from an attorney appointed by one of our concerned residents. The objection is available in Word format. Should you wish to lodge an objection, you can download the document/template here to…

A blessed, peaceful & safe festive season

Thank you for your participation and support during the past year! During this busy season, please keep the following emergency contact numbers handy….

Nurdle Spill Information

After the recent collision of two container ships in the harbour mouth, billions of nurdles are now washing up on our beaches and carry grave consequences for our marine life and can have a severe impact on human life too. Here is some handy information on how you can assist in cleaning up our beaches…

Three arrested after eMdloti theft

DURBAN North SAPS has praised the work of the eMdloti CPF and the security guard who secured the arrest of two suspects attempting to steal an outboard motor from a boat at a South Beach Road complex. The thieves and a getaway driver were nabbed before being handed over to the Durban North SAPS. The incident occurred at about 2.30am on Monday morning…

Residential Access Discs: New Collection Requirements, Dates & Times

It is that time of the year again to collect your Residential Access Disc! You will note these requirements and procedures are very different from the past. Please familiarise yourself with the new collection and documentation requirements to verify your domicile which in turn will grant you your annual Access Disc…

Take ownership of our highly effective marine nursery!

The dunes of eMdloti’s Granny’s Pool situated on South Beach were recently rehabilitated. What’s more a greening programme and the erection of marine conservancy signs were also on the agenda, spearheaded by eMdloti Urban Improvement Programme with support from Tongaat Hulett and the Sibaya Coastal Precinct’s Conservation Trust.

Join us and celebrate Arbor Day!

Join us & celebrate Arbor Day, as we’ll launch the UIP’s new information signage boards, meet with our local scientists to learn more about current studies conducted in our area and share a boerie roll…

Sibaya Node 5 Umdloti Presentation Feedback

Tongaat Hulett’s presentation on Tuesday, 22 August 2017 gave eMdloti residents valuable insight into the impact of the proposed nine-storey Ocean Dune tower vs the six-storey original tower and the Precinct Plan for Node 5…

Surfing with dolphins in Umdloti

Take a moment and enjoy this stunning footage of dolphins playing in the surf amongst surfers at eMdloti South Beach!