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Bredasdorp

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Caledon

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Gansbaai

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Grabouw

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Hermanus

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Struisbaai

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Swellendam

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Villiersdorp

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Important numbers

Overberg District Municipality028 425 1157
Bredasdorp Fire, Rescue & Disaster Management Services028 425 1690
Uilenkraalsmond Resort028 388 0200
Die Dam Resort028 482 1710
Swellendam Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 514 1182
Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 212 1121
Hermanus Municipal Health Sub-District Office028 313 1243
Bredasdorp Police Services028 425 5400
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Grabouw
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Swellendam
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Villiersdorp
Wednesday21°C
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Important numbers

Overberg District Municipality 028 425 1157
Bredasdorp Fire, Rescue & Disaster Management Services 028 425 1690
Uilenkraalsmond Resort 028 388 0200
Die Dam Resort 028 482 1710
Swellendam Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 514 1182
Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 212 1121
Hermanus Municipal Health Sub-District Office 028 313 1243
Bredasdorp Police Services 028 425 5400

Disaster Management

Overview

The Overberg District Municipality is responsible for providing Disaster Management Services throughout the Overberg Region, which includes municipal areas of Cape Agulhas, Overstrand, Swellendam and Theewaterskloof municipalities.

Our Disaster Management Centre strives to effectively plan for and minimize the impact of disasters on the community, visitors, infrastructure and environment through:

  • Developing sufficient capacity within the Disaster Management Unit and improve communication with stakeholders
  • Responding to all disasters and provide sufficient support during incidents
  • Implementing systems to mitigate risks through training, awareness, and communication

 

Reinard Geldenhuys
Head Fire and Disaster Management
083 273 8234
Emergency Number
028 425 1690
rgeldenhuys@odm.org.za

Last published 04 March 2016