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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.



West Rand District ITC Department Host Open Day with Vodacom

Open Day with Vodacom The West Rand District Municipality’s ITC section in partnership with Vodacom held an Open Day on the 7th November 2014 in the West Rand...

WRDM Celebrate Transport Month

West Rand District Municipality Celebrate Transport Month The WRDM welcomed the transport month with a different style, promoting a healthy life style and spreading...

The Department celebrates 20 years of democracy with the elders in West Rand

In celebrating the gains brought about by democracy, the Department commemorated World Population Aging Day under the theme, “The Elderly and Disasters” at...