Lupane

Vision:  A model urban local authority providing quality services for sustainable development by 2020.

Mission:  To create an enabling environment for sustainable development by providing quality services through a systematic and participatory approach to development.

Core Values: Transparency, Integrity, Excellency, Innovativeness & Accountability

Summary About Lupane Board

TOWN STATUS GRANTED IN                                                 : 1999   (Current status Local Board)

POPULATION ESTIMATE                                                        : 10 000 According to the ZIMSTAT 2017

TRANSIT POPULATION                                                              : 2 000

AREA (total surface area)                                                           :23.1 km²

ALTITUDE                                                                                         : 1 016m

CLIMATE                                                                                            : Tropical Dry Savanna,

SOIL                                                                                                      :Kalahari  sands

RAINFALL                                                                                          : Annual average 581.9mm or 581.9 per m²

Road Network

TARRED                                                              : 3km + 3.5km work in progress

EARTH AND GRAVEL                                   : 66km - 3.5 km

Housing Units

LOW DENSITY                                                 : 15

MEDIUM DENSITY                                        : 500

HIGH DENSITY                                                : 3000

COMMERCIAL                                                  :

INDUSTRIAL                                                     :

LODGES                                                              : 0

HOUSING UNITS IN PROGRESS

Number of Schools (Public and Private)

SECONDARY                                                     : 2

PRIMARY                                                           : 4

VOCATIONAL                                                   : 0

Number of Facilities

NUMBER OF HOSPITALS                            `                               :0 (1 under construction)

NUMBER OF CLINICS                                                                    : 1

NUMBER OF PRIVATE MEDICAL FACILITIES                   : 1

Governance

WARDS                                                                                                : Proposed 3

COUNCILLORS                                                                                 : 3 Caretakers

Investment Opportunity
Project Name Description Location And Land Aspects
1 Hotel stand Proposed 5 star hotel, with swimming, garden & conferences  50 Hectares, land currently serviced with water, road and electricity without title deeds. Located at Lupane Central Business Centre less than 1km from major Victoria Falls High way road.
1 Abattoir stand Proposed Grade B abattoir with minimum health standards. 1 hectare, land unserviced but pegged without title deeds. Located at Lupane industrial site.
Flats stand Double story buildings 20 hectares, land pegged but unserviced. Located between 2 high density suburbs.
50 Industrial stands Proposed industrial works activities 5000m² each, land pegged and unserviced. Located at Lupane Industrial site.
6 Lodges stands Lodges with single, double rooms and conference room or events 8 000m² each, land pegged but unserviced
1 Shopping mail Proposed shopping mail with saloons, banks, food outs shops etc, 12 Hectares, unpegged and area not yet serviced
1 Primary School Proposed primary school in high residential area. 3.4 hectares, land pegged but not serviced.
50 Commercial stands Commercial stands measuring 10m x 30m 300m² each. Located in the New Central Business Centre of Lupane. Land pegged but not serviced.
1 Filling  Station   4 000m². Land pegged yet to be serviced located in the new medium density.
Lupane Stadium At least 60 000 seater stadium Area yet to be surveyed
Reasons to invest in lupane

Lupane Local Board is the provincial capital town for Matabeleland North province located 172 kms off Bulawayo along Victoria Falls high way. The home of state of the art Lupane State University (LSU) which is already adding value to the town’s population and investment opportunities. The town covers an area of 23.1 km².  Lupane Town is strategically positioned for investment in terms of its route node intersection. Lupane has a dam with a capacity of 40 million m² which can be utilised for investment opportunities. All properties that are connected to water reticulation are having 24 hours running water from the taps which distinguishes it from most of the local authorities.

The Application Process

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Application Process
  1. APPLICANTS ARE ADVISED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION FOR CONSIDERATION.

Project proposal with clear duration of time lines

Design of the proposed infrastructure

Organizational profile and proof of financial support

 

 

  1. APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE ADDRESSED TO:

The Town Secretary

Lupane Local Board

Box 118

Lupane

Tel + (263) 0281 – 2856511 / 522 / 434

Cell: 0772 418 334

email: lupanelocalboard@gmail.com