Spatial Development Framework

Did You Know?

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs under the leadership of MEC Sipho Hlomuka is in the process of reviewing the Provincial Spatial Development Framework (PSDF) as per the requirements of the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 2013 (Act 16 of 2013)

Improving access to water
Coordinating municipal spatial development
Providing spatial context for strategic interventions

What is the Purpose?

The purpose of the Provincial Spatial Development Framework is to: provide a spatial representation of the land development policies, strategies and objectives of the province, which must include the province’s growth and development strategy; indicate the desired and intended pattern of land use development in the province, including the delineation of areas in which development in general or development of a particular type would not be more

The Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Spatial Development Framework (PSDF) represents the long-term spatial vision of the province to be consistent with and be formulated within the context of the National Spatial Development Framework. The spatial expression of the KZN Provincial Growth and Development Strategy (PGDS) and provides spatial context for proposed strategic interventions.  It must guide the spatial dimension to achieve the goals and objectives of the PGDS in a targeted and spatial coordinated manner.