Oshakati Town Council

The Commercial Centre of the North

The Commercial Centre of the North

The Commercial Centre of the North

Welcome to Oshakati

Town Council

To be industrialised, commercialised, residential & modern capital of the North.

Oshakati is the regional capital of Oshana Region and it is well known as the “Commercial Centre of the North”. The town is situated 713km north-west of Windhoek, the Capital City of Namibia, on the B1 national road and almost 45km South of Angola borders and 175km north-west to the most prominent Ruacana Waterfall. The town is approximately 120km west of Etosha National Park.


Information Desk


Application for Fitness & Registration


Application for Water & Other Services


Change of Client Information


Application for the Compliance Certificate


Application for Dog Registration & Licensing


Application for Erven or Plots

Building Plan

Submission of a Building Plan

Waste Bin

Application for Waste Bin


Application for Disconnection of Services

His Worship

Mayor’s Office

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Executive Office

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Mayor of Oshakati

Meet Leonard Hango

Taking up the Mayoral title of Oshakati from December 2016, I can only vow to the Oshakati community and Namibian Citizens at large, that I will I continue to take charge of the tasks at hand as the Mayor of Oshakati Town in order to execute my duties

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  • Living Here

    Oshakati Town exists to offer quality and affordable services to the residents through integrity and honesty by ensuring that the town is habitable, prosperous and industrialised in a sustainable manner.

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  • Visit Here

    Oshakati has managed to attract major industrial companies and the town is blessed with accommodation facilities of the highest standard and other complementary bed and breakfast set ups. Visiting Oshakati town is the most convenient decision one would make.

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  • Doing Business Here

    Since Oshakati is strategically located at the Centre where people from various regions such as; Omusati, Ohangwena, Oshikoto, Kunene and even Angola meet to conduct various businesses, the name “Oshakati” came into being as suitable to better describe the town. The town is also known as “The Commercial Centre of the North”.

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