Observatory: Temporary Departure for Outdoor events at the River Club

Project name: 
River Club Outdoor events
Liesbeeck Leisure (Pty) Ltd
Professional team: 
@Planning Town Planning
Commencement Date:
April 2008
Approval Date:
November 2011

@Planning applied on behalf of Liesbeeck Leisure (Pty) Ltd for permission to conduct 20 outdoor events of varying sizes per year. Approval was granted for a temporary period of five years.

@Planning’s tasks included the following:

  • Preparing the application for submission
  • Interpreting the City’s requirements in terms of the Events Bylaw
  • Formulating with the client the parameters for outdoor events
  • Negotiating with surrounding stakeholders and presenting proposals to a wide range of interested parties
  • Negotiating with all of the City’s departments to satisfy their requirements
  • Advising the client of various options available
  • Submitting an appeal to Provincial Authorities