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The West Rand District Municipality (WRDM) consists of three local municipalities namely: Mogale City, Merafong City, Rand West 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.



Notice for Closing of Offices

Click for Notice You are kindly informed that the West Rand District Municipality offices (except for Emergency Services) will be close for the festive season from...

Last Council Meeting of 2017

30 November 2017 Certificates, jackets & badges confirming the conferment of Aldermanship be presented to the councilors who where conferred the title of Aldeman...

African Broadcasting Expo 2017

21 September 2017 marked the launch of the African Broadcasting Expo, The broadcasting expo is a new edition to the Go West Heritage Month activities , the expo aims...