Invitation to Nominate or Apply for Membership on the Planning and Appeals Tribunal

Click here to download the Tribunal Application Nomination Form in Word format

Interested persons are invited in terms of section 35(1) of SPLUMA to nominate persons representing the following disciplines (Registered Town and Regional Planner, Legal Practitioner, Practicing Engineer, Land surveyor , Environmentalist or any other person who has the knowledge of and interest in town planning) to serve on the Municipal Planning Tribunal. The members of the Tribunal shall hold office for a period of five years (5) years.

Function of the Municipal Planning Tribunal
To consider and formulate the decisions regarding all land development applications in the metropolitan municipality

Submissions of Nominations
Nominations must be submitted with information pertaining to name, residential and postal address, Curriculum Vitae and telephone number(s).


The closing date for submission of the nomination is 20 May 2015.

1.1. Each Nomination must be accompanied by the following documents:

  • A copy of the nominee’s ID document; and
  • Latest CV of the nominee.
  • 1.1.1. Nominations must reach the following address on or before end of business on the 20 May 2015 in order for nominations to be distributed to the relevant local municipalities.
  • 1.1.2. Nominations/ Application forms can be accessed from municipal website at
  • 1.1.3. All interested persons who applied before should reapply

For more information kindly contact Mr George Masuabi on 051 405 8918 or visit the office at the Bram Fischer Building, 8th Floor, Room 808.

Click here to download the Tribunal Application Nomination Form in Word format