Town and regional planning

By: Tshani  11-11-2011
Keywords: Estate Planning, Town planning, Rural Development

  Land Use Management : -
  • Rezoning Applications
  • Subdivision Applications
  • Special Consent Applications
  • Departure Applications
  • Development Facilitation Applications
  • Removal of Restrictions Applications
  • Golf Estate Planning
  • Business Plans
  • Development Advice

Examples of successfully completed projects and projects in progress:

1. Planning and Design, Rezoning for East London Industrial Development Zone (IDZ).

2. Various townships and settlement designs, including:

  • Ngwenya Village, Chintsa East
  • Yellowwoods/Balasi
  • Elliotdale
  • Needs Camp
  • Newlands Villages
  • Ducats Township East London

3.  Golf Estate – Planning of Residential precinct and rezoning for Peregrine Dunes, Kidd’s Beach

Settlement Planning:-

  • Formalisation of Informal Settlements
  • Housing Projects (Township Establishments)
Examples of successfully completed projects and projects in progress:
  • Design and Construction of Low Cost Demonstration Houses for Ilinge Self-Help Housing Project
  • Numerous Township layouts for a number of towns in Zimbabwe; Border; Ciskei; Transkei and South Africa, including: Bhisho, Mthatha (Myezo, Umtata Park South, Sidwadwa View), Ibeka (Butterworth), Lusikisiki, Butterworth Technikon, Southernwood (Mthatha), Idutywa, Engcobo, Cofimwaba, Mount Ayliff, Wankie,  Bulawayo, Victoria Falls, Beitbridge, Shabani, Cintsa East, Kaysers Beach, Lingalitsha, Nompumelelo, Amalinda Forest, Farm 965, Sunnyridge Ext 3, Haven Hills Ext 10 – East London.
  • Thornhill Settlement Plan
  • Mdantsane Infill Areas Study for the Formalisation of infill settlements

Policy Development:-

  • Integrated Development Plans
  • Transportation Planning
  • Spatial Development Frameworks
  • Town Planning Schemes
  • Land Use Schemes
  • Local Spatial Development Plans
  • Area Base Plans

Examples of successfully completed projects and projects in progress:

  • Development control Policy, Land Tenure and Tourism Potential Study and Analysis
  • Guide Plan for Zimbane Valley, City of Mthatha
  • Master Plan for Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
  • Master Plan for Butterworth
  • Structure Plan for Lusikisiki and Hamburg
  • Town Planning Schemes for the City of Mthatha and Municipality of Butterworth
  • Structure Plans for Engcobo, Umzimkulu, Ngqeleni, Butterworth and Cala.
  • Wavecrest Guide Plan with recommendations concerning the Establishment of a Titanium Mining Village and a Tourism Centre
  • Action Plan for a Rural Development Centre in Umzimkulu District, Transkei
  • Provincial Spatial Development Plan: Eastern Cape Province (2003 & 2010)

Feasibility Studies:-

  • Organization & Management Studies
  • Appraisal & Viability Analysis
  • Socio-Economic Surveys
  • Tourism Developments

Examples of successfully completed projects and projects in progress:

  • Feasibility Studies and Recommendations towards the establishment of Self-Help Housing Projects, a Low Cost Housing Utility Company and a Joint Housing Organisation
  • Mzamba Wild Coast Sun Residential Township and Caravan Park Feasibility Analysis
  • Wild Coast Transkei; Hotel Resort Land Acquisition and Development Analysis

Geographic Information System; Model Maker and AutoCad.

  • Development Plans
  • Structure Plans
  • Master Plans
  • Settlement Plans
  • Integrated Development Plans
  • Regional Plans
  • Spatial Development Plans
  • Action Area Plans
  • Guide Plans
  • Locality Plans
  • Aerial Plans
  • Data Capturing

Keywords: Analysis Guide, Applications Development, Development advice, Estate Planning, Estate Planning Business, Estate Planning Business Plans, Housing Project, Housing Projects, Industrial Development, Industrial Development Zone, Planning Business, Rural Development, Rural Development Centre, Self-help Housing, Settlement Plan, Tourism Centre, Town planning, Transportation Planning,

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Strategic facilitation

Facilitated Strategic Workshops for School of Tourism & Hospitality and the Sports Tourism Trust. Examples of successfully completed projects and projects in progress. Strategic Planning Framework for St. Andrews College. Community Participation to gain public input. Team Building to address performance. Tourism Buffalo City Strategic Plan.


Tourism Marketing

Tourism Training – Tom Wanklin lectured in Tourism Development and Management at Border Technikon School of Tourism & Hospitality. Bawa Falls Community Tourism Plan, involving project management of the development of tourist facilities at Bawa Falls. Elizweni Resort Development Plan, involving a Development Plan and Business Plan for resort development.