Metro Link Temporary Closure

The Department of Development Planning in the City of Johannesburg has temporarily closed the Metro Link.
The temporary closure is due to urgent maintenance required on the building.

Below is the range of services alternatively available due to the temporary closure of the Metro Link.

For all Built environment complaints, members of the public are encouraged to use the dedicated email address to submit their complaints:

Building plan submissions made online will be prioritised, which can only be done via email to

For BDM enquiries, contact the officials listed below:
Copies of previous approved building plans
Patrick Kgabe 083 702 7689/ 011 407 6034

Email submission
Laban Naidoo 082 318 2314/ 011 407 6102

Submitted building plan Application
Heather Trumble 078 654 8828/ 011 407 6109
Sanjay Khadua 082 559 3714
Emmanuel Mutele 081 374 3979

Send your property related requests to the following:
• Zoning information:
• e-Property information subscribers:
• Digital data and mapping:
• All CGIS customer queries:
• All ownership related queries:
• Liquor, Environmental health, Gambling and Trade Local Authority approvals:
• For Surveyor General plans / diagrams, you may go to, or email

Property information can also be obtained from the Online maps on Jozinet and on e-Services at
Please note: You are required to register as an e-Services client in order to access the Online Maps website.

Online Maps website support is available via and

Land Use Applications –
Legal Admin Applications –
Once the applications are scrutinised, an invoice will be issued to applicants, with details for an EFT payment. Applications are only registered once proof of payment is received.
For LUM enquiries, contact Lee-Anne Mckenzie on 011 407 6246.
For Legal Admin, contact Thabo Underman on or 065 887 8524. Additional supporting documents for Land Use Applications and Legal Administration will also be done via email.

Members of the public/applicants should refer to the City’s website for further details on the submission process of applications electronically.