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Load Shedding Stage 3 Schedule

STAGE 3
Please note the Main Station reffered to in this schedule may affect more than one suburb. Please consult main station and suburb list to see which suburbs could affected.

JOHANNESBURG – Eskom has announced that load shedding will begin at 9am throughout the country.

The power utility says it is likely that load shedding will last until the weekend.

It’s confirmed the power grid is under severe pressure.

The utility declared an emergency early this morning after days of rain left its coal supplies wet.

All customers, industrial and domestic, have been asked to cut their use urgently.

Eskom’s Andrew Etzinger says the load-shedding schedules on its website now kick into effect.

“We will from 9am be implementing load shedding across the country according to our schedule.”

Etzinger says power cuts will last for two hours at a time.

“We’ve tried to be as equitable as possible and we’ve worked with municipalities to be as fair as possible so it will be on a roster basis.”

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

24 Hour CONTROL ROOM:
0860 123 VSC
0860 123 872

021-981 2040

021-945 1180 (SJC Control Room)

PATROLLING VEHICLE:
073 647 3135

VCID OFFICE (8:30am - 4:30pm):
021 981 3303 manager@vredekloof.co.za

Brackenfell Police Station:
021 980 5700

SAPS Sector 4 Policing (Vredekloof):
079 894 1427

Power Failures:

(General, prepaid, loadshedding and faults)
0860 103 089

Water Services:
0860 103 054

CoCT Service Delivery Complaints

For All service delivery complaints make use of the C3 electronic Reporting System:

e-mail:contact.us@capetown.gov.za

SMS 31373 (160 characters) or

Phone 0860 103 089

This C3 reporting system ensures that your contact is logged & a reference number will track progress.

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