• Catalytic Project: Category B (projects in preparation)

Project description

  • The project is aimed at supporting the logistics, commercial, and surrounding light industrial developments in the broader South Durban Basin (SDB).
  • The development will help to usher in more of the desired zoning as indicated in the Back of Port Local Area Plan (LAP), through the provision of localised and regional logistics solutions.

Socio-economic benefits

  • Investment Value: R4.5-billion
  • Rates: R70-million
  • Construction jobs: 2 000
  • Permanent jobs: 5 000

Project status*

  • Re-zoning Application approved, but appeal pending.
  • Most site preparation done, some environmental rehab underway.
Clairwood Logistics Park – Locality Plan

Key issues / challenges

  • Finalizing the environmental offsets
  • Opposition from community activists and Forum members
  • Water use licence is outstanding
  • Rezoning appeal pending

Response and way forward

  • To conclude an addendum to the existing offset MOA.
  • Need to engage community organizations to enable support for the project.

*As at March 2017

Contact / enquire

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