What is a Section 49 Notice?

A section 49 Notice informs property owners of the amount at which your property has been valued as on 02 July 2018 by the Municipal Valuer and entered in the new valuation roll, which takes effect on 01 July 2019.

What should I do?

If you are satisfied that this figure represents the market value of your property as at 02 July 2018, you need to take no action. Should you feel that your property has been incorrectly valued, you may lodge an objection. You can do this by completing and handing in the prescribed form together with any information you have in support of your objection. The forms are obtainable as per the attached notice. The completed objection forms must be returned by hand to any of the listed Municipal Offices, or submitted online at www.newcastle.gov.za. No other form of electronic submission will be accepted.

NO FORM OF EMAIL OR FACSIMILE (FAX) SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

NO LATE OBJECTIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

CLOSING DATE FOR OBJECTIONS IS 15:00 ON 12 April 2019.

37 Murchison Street
Valuations Section
Newcastle
2940