Settlement Planning Services: |

Throughout its Planning projects the SETPLAN Team adopts a holistic, coordinated approach which is characterized by the following elements:

Geo-Spatial Solutions:

The geo-spatial solutions provided by SETPLAN are based on a holistic, coordinated approach characterized by the following elements:

We believe in the richness of diversity and specialize in the art of integrating and merging data and spatial technologies to facilitate access to information and decision making.

Spatial data and maps have the ability to convey complex concepts in a simplistic fashion. Our focus is to create user-friendly maps and spatial products which are aesthetically pleasing and serve as a clear and direct communication tools for our clients.

Implementing practical solutions tailored for the South African environment including the use of ‘best breed’ open source solutions.

We firmly believe in the 80/20 principle in providing cost effective services and products which add value to our clients’ projects and business processes, allowing them to take informed decisions.

We pride ourselves on our uncompromised product quality and data accuracy which forms the core of our professionally delivered services and solutions.

Meet Our Qualified Team

Established in 1982 with offices in Cape Town, East London, Kimberely, Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth, SETPLAN is under the management of a core team of specialist in their fields:

Brendan Hindes

Spacial Planning – Gqeberha / Port Elizabeth

Carel Olivier

Spacial Planning / GIS Specialist



Johan Jonas

Spacial Planning – Buffalo City / East London

Piet Jonas

Spacial Planning – Buffalo City / East London

Inge Triegaardt

IT / GIS Specialist – Gqeberha / Port Elizabeth


Desmond Sweke

Spacial Planning / Project Management Johannesburg, Gauteng

Neville vd Westhuizen

Spacial Planning / Agricultural Specialist

The diversity of Settlement Planning and Geo-spatial products and services provided by SETPLAN is reflected in the skills and extensive experience of the project team. Ranging from student data captures, Town Planners, GIS Specialists and Senior Software Engineers with 30 years programming experience the composition of the team allows for an integrated, multi-disciplinary approach to be followed. This allows the team to propose and develop creative solutions to address clients’ requirements.

Settlement Planning and Layout Design:

SETPLAN’s layout planning approach is based on implementation of the latest Government Policy and represents the crafting of a new community through the application of an alternative settlement design approach which incorporates the principles of integration, sustainability, choice and identity. The resulting settlements incorporate spatial characteristics which give effect to the intentions of the Government’s Breaking New Ground Initiative (BNG).

National Number:

0860 995 262

Cape Town: +27 (0) 21 854 4260 • +27 (0) 41 585 1788
3 Robinson Avenue Llandudno 7806 RSA  |  P.O. Box 26250 Hout Bay 7872 RSA

East London: +27 (43) 721 1424
4 Pearce Street, Berea, East London, 5241  |  PO Box 19017, Tecoma, 5214

Johannesburg: +27 (0) 11 516 0333 • +27 (0) 82 552 7385
19 Lewis Avenue, Magaliessig, Sandton  |

Gqeberha / Port Elizabeth: +27 (0) 41 585 1788 • +27 (0) 82 787 9393
145 Main Road, Walmer, 6065  |  P.O. Box 12703 Centrahill, 6006

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