Contact Details

OBSID Security Control Room (24 hours)

021 447 1066

CCT General Emergency Services

107 (landline) / 112 (mobile)

Woodstock Police Station

021 442 3117/00/21

Salt River Fire Station

021 444 0830

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Mission Statement

We make sure that our programmes and services are developed and implemented in order to deliver against our mission.

The Benefits

Foremost is creating a suburb where residents feel safe in their homes and on their streets.

Responsible Giving

If you’re going to give to the needy, do it in a way that makes a positive difference.

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News & Updates

Cleaning-up Observatory’s green areas

The Observatory Improvement District (OBSID) has embarked on massive clean-up of the common green areas of the suburb.

Straatwerk wipes out graffiti in Obs

Observatory’s streets are looking much cleaner now that many of the unsightly graffiti artworks and tags, have been removed from the streets…

OBSID updates

OBSID contracts new public safety service provider Securitas

The Observatory Improvement District (OBSID) and Securitas have enjoyed a successful start to the contract…

The OBSID welcomes two new members of staff

The Observatory improvement District is excited to welcome two members of staff, who joined the team on the 1st of July 2019.