COVID-19 impact on services

The office of the MMC for Environment and Infrastructure Services Department (EISD) Clr Mpho Moerane, would like to update the residents of the City of Johannesburg on the unfortunate state of service delivery by the entities as a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic.The EISD entities, City Power, Pikitup and Joburg Water, have over the [...]

By | 2020-07-08T07:03:16+00:00 July 8th, 2020|Pikitup News, Uncategorized|0 Comments


The Waste Management Company of the City of Johannesburg, Pikitup provides a free bulky waste service to collect unwanted waste from households (e.g. old mattresses, old furniture, fridges etc.)  in an effort to deal with the illegal dumping across the city. The aim of this initiative is to divert recyclables away from the landfill sites [...]

By | 2019-12-18T05:15:15+00:00 December 18th, 2019|Pikitup News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Suburbs – Garden Waste

List of Suburbs for Mandatory Separation at Source for Garden Waste SUBURB REGION WARD DEPOT GARDEN SITE 1 Barbeque AH A 132 MIDRAND Cedar Road 2 Barbeque Downs A 132 MIDRAND Cedar Road 3 Bothasfontein A 132 MIDRAND Cedar Road 4 Carlswald AH A 132 MIDRAND Cedar Road 5 Crowthorne AH A 132 MIDRAND Cedar [...]

By | 2018-06-26T13:50:02+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Suburbs – Dry Waste

List of Suburbs for Mandatory Separation at Source for Dry Waste SUBURB REGION WARD DEPOT 1 Glen Austin A 92 MIDRAND 2 Randjesfontein AH A 92 MIDRAND 3 Magaliessig A 93 MARLBORO 4 Palmlands AH A 93 MARLBORO 5 Paulshof A 93 MARLBORO 6 Pine Slopes AH A 93 MARLBORO 7 Sunninghill A 93 MARLBORO [...]

By | 2018-06-26T13:41:34+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guide to CoJ Separation at Source Programme

1. Definitions Builders’ rubble – refers to waste, excluding hazardous waste, produced during the construction, alteration, repair or demolition of any structure, and includes rubble, earth, rock and wood displaced during that construction, alteration, repair or demolition. This waste can be separated and re-used as fill material during construction. Alternatively, it should be kept aside [...]

By | 2018-07-02T07:15:14+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mandatory Separation at Source Frequently Asked Questions

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FAQ’s – SEPARATION AT SOURCE PROGRAMME This is a simplified guide on how residents of the City of Johannesburg should participate in the mandatory separation at source programme. Firstly, residents should understand what is meant by the separation at source programme, and to understand the rationale behind the programme? What is separation [...]

By | 2018-07-02T07:15:15+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments


MEDIA RELEASE BOGUS PIKITUP EMPLOYEES ARRESTED       Ten people including three Pikitup employees were arrested in the South of Johannesburg last week on charges of fraud and misrepresentation. The three implicated Pikitup employees are stationed at various depots and will face internal disciplinary process. Pikitup Acting Chief Operations Officer Mzu Tshem said the [...]

By | 2018-07-02T07:15:18+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Pikitup News, Uncategorized|0 Comments