Welcome to the eThekwini Municipality GIS

We are a Geographic Information Systems department that helps business and the public achieve their outcomes. Research shows that 80% of local government data has a geographic component. We see Geographic Information Systems technology as a tool to create amazing things!

Our Services

We provide technology-based services to enable business and the public achieve their objectives thus leading to improve service delivery.

  • Applications Coaching and Professional Services.
  • Desktop GIS Services.
  • Licensing Services.
  • Web-based GIS Services.
Photogrammetric Services
  • Aerial Imagery.
  • Orthorectification.
  • CAD/GIS Integration.
  • Data Visualization.
  • 3D Modelling.
  • LiDAR.
  • Terrain Extraction.
  • Map Production.
  • Customer Support.
Spatial Database Services
  • Database Management Services.
  • Database Technical Support Services.
  • Vector Data Dissemination Services.
Projects Management Services
  • Council-wide GIS Projects Management Services.
Spatial Data Services
  • Property Management Services.
Map Viewers

Our Map Viewers are Spatial Web-based Basic JavaScript Viewers that provide access to the municipality's non-strategic data.

Corporate GIS Map Viewer

The Corporate GIS Map Viewer is about the democratization of the eThekwini Municipality's spatial data.

Durban Solar Map Viewer

This map viewer provides a summary of solar power potential and solar resources.

Roads Management Map Viewer

This map viewer helps plan, manage and maintain the municipality's road infrastructure.

Durban Metropolitan Police Service Viewer

This map viewer helps with managing special operations, analyzing crime patterns and with patrols.

eThekwini Municipality Traffic

This map contains a dynamic traffic map service with capabilities for visualizing traffic speeds.

Climate Projections and Risk Assessment

Climate risk assessments identify the likelihood of future climate hazards and their potential impacts.

Open Spaces Map Viewer

This is a precinct based planning, operations management and place making map viewer.

Oblique Viewer

The geo-referenced oblique imagery advances traditional vertical photography.

Load Shedding Look Up

Find your suburbs load shedding block and schedule.

eThekwini Regional Infrastructure Planning Tool

This is a Spatial Economic Growth Tool focusing on regional bulk infrastructure.

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41 Margaret Mncadi Avenue, Durban Central


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Office time: 08:00 AM - 16:45 PM

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