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Category: Maps -> South African data -> Administrative boundaries

Description: Provincial and municipal boundaries from the Municipal Demarcation Board and "main places", "sub places" and wards from StatsSA.

Last updated: March 14th, 2020
This is not the date of the source data, but rather when the map was last worked on. See data source below.

File size: 58.7MB (zip) or 40.2MB (7z)

Source: Municipal Demarcation Board (www.demarcation.org.za)

Data obtained from source: February 12th, 2020

Installation instructions:
Unzip all the files into a folder that is not under C:\Program Files. Recent versions of Windows make ZIP archives look like folders, but you must unzip everything into a folder e.g. C:\MyMaps before opening the .map file with PlanetGIS. Right-click on the .zip file and click "Extract All..."

Download locations:
Johannesburg: ZIP (58.7MB) or 7z (40.2MB)
Dublin: ZIP (58.7MB) or 7z (40.2MB)
BitTorrent: ZIP (58.7MB) or 7z (40.2MB)
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