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ADVERTISING AND BUILDING CONTROL

ADVERTISING AND BUILDING CONTROL

SERVICE DESCRIPTION

  • Erection of advertising signs (Bill Boards, Gantry Signs, and Street furniture signs) for income generation or directional purposes.
  • This type of development also needs planning permission which is issued based on special guidelines formulated from different instruments.

HOW DO I OBTAIN THE SERVICE?

Physical presentation to Civic centre office 222/226/227/229 and 231 OR Purchasing of Advertisement Guidelines.

HOW DO I APPLY FOR THE SERVICE?

  • Fill in the Application Forms (3 copies) attached below.

Submit the following:

  • Location Plan to an appropriate scale (able to be used for conference room presentation on an A3 sheet.) sufficient to identify the plot to which the application relates. (4 copies)
  • Site Plan to scale not less than 1:500 (8 copies). Existing adjacent developments should be indicated.
  • Architectural Drawings of the Bill board, Hoarding etc.
  • In case of private land Proof of ownership (Title deed or Certificate of Rights) or Lease agreement should be submitted.
  • Rates clearance certificate should be submitted

COST INVOLVED IN OBTAINING THE SERVICE?

ON PERMANENT HOARDINGS

NEW LEVY

Advertisement signs (Bill Boards)

P300/m2 per year (Min. P6, 000.00)

Direction signs

P6, 000.00 per month

Information signs

P6, 000.00 per month

Ad-lites signs

P3, 000.00 per month

Ad-flags

P2, 000.00 per month

Trivision/electronic signs

P25, 000.00 per month

Suburb signs

P3,000.00 per month

Bus shelter

P2,000.00 per month

ON REFUSE BINS

Bin capacity 200L

P600.00 per bin per month

Bin capacity 150L>200L

P400.00 per bin per month

Bin capacity 0L>150L

P50.00 per bin per month

Temporary advertisement on disposable material

First 50 copies:P200.00

Any additional copies: P200.00 extra per load

Refundable deposit of P500.00

Parking bay levy

P150.00/day/bay

Usage of ordinary open spaces

P100.00/day

Small local centers

P500.00

Major local centers

P1,000.00

Communication Tower

P5,000 per month

  • Guidelines for the Erection, Upgrading and Maintenance of Advertisement and Hoarding Signs can be bought from Civic centre office 226.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?

For further clarification contact Physical Planning Division on:

TEL: 3657457/94/95/96

FAX :3900141 or visit us @ Civic Centre office 226/9

The Principal Physical Planner

Gaborone City Council

P/bag 0089

Gaborone

The Director

Department of Town & Regional Planning

Gaborone

Tel: 3914306

Physical Address: Square Building- Square Mart, CBD - Gaborone 

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