An artist's impression of Finningley Eco Estate
  • Catalytic Projects: Category B (projects in preparation)

Project description

  • Finningley is a mixed-use development that looks at creating ‘live, work and play’ environments, while under-pinned by self-sustaining infrastructure.
  • 20-year project to be implemented in phases.

Socio-economic benefits

  • Investment Value: R45-billion
  • Annual Rates: R1.2-billion
  • Permanent Jobs: 277 000
  • Other: Sustainable Communities

Project status

  • Overall Development Framework Plan is being workshopped.
  • First SPLUMA application is dependent on clearance from National Government.

Key issues

  • Compatibility with proposed infrastructure might be a challenge
  • Act 70/70 authorisation
  • WULA
  • MOU

Response and way forward

  • Meeting with MEC occurred 30 September 2016. Purpose to facilitate the approval of the 3 items above.
  • Request by City to Developer – no impact on City Infrastructure.

Contact / enquire

For the most current update on opportunities, project progress, outstanding actions and investment requirements, please contact Invest Durban.