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The West Rand District Municipality (WRDM) consists of four local municipalities namely: Mogale City, Merafong City, Randfontein and Westonaria. It is located on the South Western edge of Gauteng Province and it is home to the famous Cradle of the Humankind World Heritage Site.  The West Rand Region is 4,095 kmsize of the land cover, and a population size of 848,597.

The West Rand District Municipality lies to the west of Johannesburg, about 50 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport. It borders the North West Province and accessibility is easy from all major Gauteng centres. This region is a great base from which to explore this fascinating and ancient part of South Africa.



Traditional Health Practitioner Meeting

The WRDM Political Office through the Moral Regeneration Desk in partnership with Gauteng Traditional Health Practitioners organised a meeting on the 11th December...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities on the 3rd of December has been declare as a day of commemorating and addressing issues of people with...

Media Networking Session

The West Rand District Communication Forum held a successful Media Networking session on Friday the 28th November 2014 in the WRDM Mayor’s Parlor. Local and...