Purpose & Statement
The purpose of the engineering unit is to provide engineering, building and built environment infrastructure, surveying and land information to residents, businesses and council management to enable residents and businesses in the eThekwini municipal area to engage in their social and economic activities and council management to deliver outputs that result in satisfied social and economic customer needs.

Provisions and maintenance of infrastructure:
  • Roads
  • Coastal, stormwater and catchment infrastructure
  • Buildings and urban environment
  • Engineering infrastructure for development
  • Engineering infrastructure for receational and community facilities
  • Cadastral, engineering and sectional title surveying
  • Land information and advice
List of Departments
  • Surveying & Land Information
  • Roads & Stormwater Maintenance
  • Roads Provision
  • Coastal Stormwater & Catchment Management
  • Development Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Infrastructure Management & Socio-economic¬†
    Development Department