Interactive Map: Western Cape Magisterial Districts and Lower Courts
The Rationalisation of Magisterial Districts project enbales communities to get the following services from courts near to them: Hearings of criminal cases and civil disputes, Maintenance, Small Claims Courts, Domestic Violence, Children’ Court and Deceased Estates. If you are not sure where to get help or you are unable to access or understand the maps of the new demarcation ask the court manager at your nearest court.
LEGENDS/KEYS: Magistrate Courts Branch & Detached Courts Periodical Courts in the District.
Magistrates' Court Act, 1944 (Act No. 32 of 1944): Creation of magisterial districts and the establishment of district courts in respect of the Western Cape Province, GG 46132, GoN 932, 30 Mar 2022 (Includes point-to-point descriptions).
Magistrates’ Courts Act (32/1944): Intention to create Magisterial Districts, Sub-Districts and establish District Courts in the Western Cape Province as part of the Rationalisation of Courts process, GG 42343, GON 185, 28 Mar 2019
Enquiries on this project can be directed to:
Makena Z Moagi
Deputy Director (Court Establishment)
Tel: 012 315 1767. Fax: 086 507 4984,