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The Load shedding status can change at any time, we urge residents to

STEP 1. Determine the stage of load shedding, by frequently visiting the Eskom website:

STEP 2. Download the Langeberg area's  spreadsheet Eskom Load Shedding Schedule to determine the times/s that your area will be affected

         2.1. At the bottom of the Excel sheets, select the current stage of load shedding - as indicated by the Eskom website

$1·         2.2. Now view the number of the town you live in, under the day of the month column, to see what time slot the power could go off

$1·                The number of the town you live in:

                3   - Ashton, Bonnievale, Montagu

                10 - McGregor

                16 - Robertson 



Have a look at this app.  It notifies you of load shedding that will take place and has schedules for most of SA. 


(Please make a 100% sure that you choose the correct town, in the correct Province, in the correct Municipal area or look at you block number.  There is a possibility that there are for instance more than one Robertson in SA. On your cell phone’s ‘Play Store’ you only need to type in the search area ‘load shedding notifier’)