Randfontein Local Municipality (GT482)

Randfontein Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Westonaria Local Municipality to establish Rand West City Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. All information displayed here is historical information relating to the municipality before being disestablished.

Geography, History & Economy

Randfontein Local Municipality is part of West Rand District Municipality.

MDB code: GT482

Description: Randfontein Local Municipality falls within the borders of the West Rand District Municipality as one of its three local municipalities and is part of the Gauteng province.
 The municipality is located adjacent to the North West province, which makes it prone to immigration from this province. It is characterised by high levels of unemployment and poverty and low levels of education and income.

Area: 475km²

Cities/Towns: Randfontein

Main Economic Sectors: Manufacturing, trade, government services, mining, agriculture

The information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.