Use The Ballito APP For All Area Info
For this info and more get the FREE Ballito Area APP by scanning the code above or searching your APP store.
The Ballito APP is comprehensive and user-friendly and is designed to drive information on an area as well provide linkages and information on the draw cards of surrounding nodes, with the idea of improving the desirability, user experience (local and visitor), business attraction and property values of entire regions. Read more here.
The Ballito APP, is an extension of the service provided by the Ballito UIP to its members and the community at large, helping to deliver on the operational base of the area in a tech-savvy, easily accessible; and instantly accessible way. In brief, the APP serves to:
- Provide additional platforms for UIP members and the Ballito community to connect with and received important information from the UIP ie: the use of push notifications for emergency notices / the ability to report faults in public space (with photo uploaded) / one-touch call to the 24/7 UIP control room and general direct communications to the UIP team.
- Create a convenient area experience through the provision of information on things like beaches, surfing and swimming, to public amenities, area history, bylaws and more.
- Keep users informed about events / business specials and activities shared via the push notifications and housed on an events page.
- Give every business in Ballito a value-add service of a free listing in the A-Z of the APP.
Is Your Business Listed?
All businesses and services in Ballito receive a free listng in the A-Z on the APP – so please check to see if you are there. If not please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the A-Z listing, businesses can choose to upgrade their listing for a once off admin fee of R450. This upgraded listing includes:
- Your choice of category listing
- Up to 3 scrolling images
- A business write-up
- Contact details / website and social media links
- Google map location
- Access to the Scratch and Win section of the APP to load your specials and prizes
If you would like to find out about upgrading please email email email@example.com
Using bold icons to highlight each section, with content including:
- Local knowledge from maps and the history of Ballito to fishing regulations and the local clinic and library is contained in the Area Info section, which is constantly refined and updated.
- A one-touch-call to the 24/7 Ballito UIP hotline number as well as the option to Report A Fault, by capturing an image and sending an alert an anything from street lights out, to lost pets, directly to the UIP office.
- A comprehensive A-Z that lists every business in Ballito at no charge with a click-to-call phone number for easy connection.
- Eat, Shop, Stay, Services categories that feature key offerings in Ballito and allow for local businesses to upgrade their listing to include images, web and social media links and a more detail on what they offer.
- A Property section that can link users to property development / sales / agents
- A News section that links through the latest news on Ballito
- An Events section with line-up of activities in Ballito as well as the option of checking out what is happening in the whole of Durban.
- A Contacts button that users with details of a range of important contacts, from the emergency to municipal contacts.
- Understanding that our urban nodes are interlinked, and part of Durban, and the province of KZN, the APP can include a More Durbs section, which using categorized listings gives the user info on everything from Township Tours to Local Markets and everything in between.
- If you download the APP you will receive a push notification and a related image to all users, perfect for communicating everything from water shut downs to the opening of a new restaurant.