Plumtree

Plumtree Town Council summary

MUNICIPAL STATUS GRANTED IN       : July 2003

POPULATION ESTIMATE                          : 20 000

TRANSIT POPULATION                             : 15 000

AREA (Total surface area)                            : 212.73km 2

ALTITUDE                                                      : 1 387m

CLIMATE                                                        : Hot wet summer and cold dry winter

RAINFALL                                                      : Low annual rainfall averaging 500mm

ROAD NETWORK

TARRED                                                          : 19km tarred

WORKFORCE OF MUNICPALITY

130

HOUSING UNITS

-          LOW DENSITY                                  :   836

-          MEDIUM DENSITY                          :   711

-          HIGH DENSITY                                 : 3286

NUMBER OF SCHOOLS (PUBLIC AND PRIVATE)

-          SECONDARY                                    :   2

-          PRIMARY                                           :   3

-          VOCATIONAL                                  : NIL

HEALTH FACILITIES

NUMBER OF HOSPITALS                                         : 1

NUMBER OF CLINICS                                               : 1

NUMBER OF PRIVATE MEDICAL FACILITIES    : 1

GOVERNANCE

WARDS                                                          : 6

COUNCILLORS                                            : 6

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

Project Name

Description

 

Location and Land use

Private Clinic

Stand available for development of private clinic

 

Located in the low density area. Stand measures         10 000m2.

Private School

Stand available for development of private school

 

Stand measuring 40 000m2 along Botswana Road

Shopping mall

Stand available for development of a shopping mall

 

Stand located in the CBD, measuring 15 000m2

Town Houses

Stand available for development of town houses

 

Stand measures 15 000m2 along Botswana road.

Low Density stands

 

Stands available for low density housing units

Low density stands measuring  1 000m2 + available

Heavy Industry stands

 

 

Stands available for food processing, packaging and other value addition activities

Size range from 5 000m2 +

Recreational facility

Stand located in town, suitable for family entertainment

 

Stand measuring 13 000m2

Shopping mall stand

Stand available for the construction of shopping mall

Stand measuring 9 000m2 within a new residential area.

WHY INVEST IN PLUMTREE

 

1.      Reason to invest in Plumtree Town

-          A vibrant growing town with vast opportunities in all economic sectors servicing Mangwe, Bulilima and Plumtree Town residents.

-          Fast and efficient processing of applications

-          Good road and rail network for easy of movement of goods and passengers.

-          Suitable for import and export business due to its proximity to the border.

-          Located in region 4 suitable for cattle ranching and value addition on  livestock products

THE APPLICATION PROCESS

THE APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants are advised to submit the following information for consideration

-          Application letter with an application fee of $20

-          A business plan for the intended project ( with time lines, source of finances)

-          Bank statement

-          Attach company profile for your other business operations

-          Interview with the potential investor

 

Applications should be addressed to :

The Town Secretary

320 Central Road, Plumtree   or Email to plumtreetowncouncil@gmail.com

          INVEST IN A GROWING TOWN