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How much do you charge for an eviction?

SD Law has a flat fee package for evictions, which covers:

  • Taking instructions by phone (15 minutes)
  • Assessing the lease, and any notices (30 minutes)
  • Advising on landlord rights and the overall eviction process (15 minutes)
  • Responding to the occupiers by email and letter (30 minutes)
  • Calling the occupiers to try negotiate settlement (30 minutes)

The fixed fee is R3 500 (excl. VAT) all inclusive. If this is not effective, we can proceed with an eviction court application. This is charged at a flat fee starting at R15 000.


Simon Dippenaar | SD Law Cape Town

Cape Town attorney Simon Dippenaar has a BBusSc LLB degree and Professional Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Cape Town, and is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa. He is the founder and director of private legal practice, Simon Dippenaar & Associates, with offices in Cape Town and Gauteng representing South African and international clients.

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