Urban Dynamics was established in Cape Town in 1991, and since then played a leading role in development planning in the Western Cape. We offer expert professional town planning services, including all aspects of the statutory process involved in acquiring / unlocking land development rights.


Years Service


years of combined in-house professional experience


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Municipal Spatial Development Frameworks

What We Do

Comprehensive, Professional Consulting Services

Our objective is to provide focused consultant service to private developers, municipalities and all other levels of government in the property development industry of South Africa. We pride ourselves in uncompromised quality of service, personal attention to client and stakeholder management and the ability to manage complex and mega-scale projects by applying our many years of professional experience within our team of professionals.

Spatial Policy Planning

Statutory Planning Applications

Land Use Control

Urban dynamics

Our Professional Services

The company is structured into a number of specialized services divisions. These broad divisions and services provided are:

Spatial Policy Planning

- Spatial Development Frameworks - Urban Structure Plans - Precinct Development Plans - Human Settlement Plans - Development Guidelines

Statutory Planning Applications

- Rezonings - Subdivisions - Special Consents - Departures - and more

Land Use Control

- Compilation of Municipal Zoning (Land Use) Schemes - Compilation of Municipal Overlay Zone Schemes - and more

Process Administration / Management

- Facilitation of Integrated Statutory Applications Processes (land use, environmental, heritage, etc.) - Management of multi-disciplinary professional teams during statutory processes

Due Diligence Investigations

- Confirmation of existing zoning / development rights - Determine policy implications for development proposals - and more

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services

- Compilation of GIS geodatabases - Visual presentation / mapping of GIS data layers

Our Projects