You will be able to display an A-series map (Use Zone) or a B-Series map (Density and Height) from the layers. These maps can also be printed on an A4 or A3 paper size and in colour or in black and white. You will be restricted to a scale of 1:2500.
Johannesburg Town planning Scheme, Code: 2
Roodepoort Town Planning Scheme, Code: 30
Sandton Town Planning Scheme, Code: 116
Halfway House and Clayville Town Planning Scheme, Code: 149
A Town Planning Scheme describes the zoning rights of properties within a specified area as promulgated on a specific date in the Government Gazette.
Note: All these various Town Planning Schemes are in a process of being consolidated into one Johannesburg Town Planning Scheme. The communique will be sent to all stakeholders (CGIS included) for the rollout of the new Town Planning Schemes.
Amendment Scheme consists of Map 3 (A-Series Map and a B-Series Map) and an Annexure (description of the rights/constrains on the use of property).
: Indicates the use zones thus the purpose for which a property/building may be used (e.g. Residential/Business).
: Indicate maximum height (of buildings) and density (number of dwellings per
2 ) permitted for development as well as the building line and access restrictions (line of no access). Parking restrictions are usually described as a number of parking bays allocated per 100 m
2 or number of persons. Refer to the table on Town Planning Scheme as they differ in landuse.
Each Town Planning Scheme has its own classification for use, density, etc.
The Town Planning Scheme code, Amendment Scheme Number and the Annexure Number is indicated on the Map3’s.
- Land Use is the purpose for which the land is
The Land use can be legal in terms of the Use Zone or - i
llegal if it is not in terms of the Use Zone.
Purpose for which buildings may be erected and/or used or purposes for which the land may be used
only with consent of the City Council .