Telephone: +27 (0) 36 342 7000
Fax: +27 (0) 36 342 7116
Postal Address: Private Bag X7058 Estcourt 3310
Physical Address: Old Main Road Estcourt 3310
GPS co-ordinates: 29.893932 | -29.8910043
Email: siyanda.mbatha2@kznhealth.gov.za       

Senior Management Team
Mr. M.P. Bekenya CEO
Mrs W Adam : Nursing Manager
Mr S Nkabinde : Finance Manager
Mr SS Manyathi : Assistant Director: Human Resource Manager
Mr AB Dlamini : Systems Manager
Dr ZM Khumalo: Medical Manager

Vision: To achieve quality holistic health for all within the local municipalities of Estcourt

Mission: To provide an efficient, effective integrated and sustainable health service utilizing available resources

Core Values: Mutual Respect, Compassion, Responsibility, Client satisfaction, Honesty, Openness, Transparency, Team Spirit, Commitment, Innovation

Services Offered at Estcourt hospital

  • OPD/Casualty
  • Dental Clinic
  • Rehab Centre
  • TB Clinic
  • V.C.T. And PMCTC
  • Occupational Health Clinic
  • Laboratory
  • X-Ray
  • Crisis Centre
  • PHC – Gateway Clinic
  • Psychiatric Department
  • Pharmacy Department
  • Medical Service
  • Surgical Wards
  • Maternity Services
  • Theatres
  • Paediatrics
  • Ophthalmic Clinic
  • Social Worker service
  • ARV Clinic
  • Psychology and Counselling service
  • Flying doctors services


Estcourt Hospital is a district hospital which provides all the services that are rendered by other district hospitals. It was built in 1922 by Augustinian Order and it is situated in the West-Northern corner of KwaZulu-Natal at Estcourt. It is made up of north wing and south wing.

There are 10 clinics under this hospital, Cornfields Clinic, Wembezi Clinic, Forderville Clinic, Corner Street Clinic, Injisuthi Clinic, Zwelisha Clinic, Ncibidwane Clinic, Ntabamhlophe Clinic, Madiba Clinic, and Haviland Clinic. It also has a referral system; patients are referred to Ladysmith Provincial Hospital, Grey’s Hospital, Edendale Hospital, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital etc.  There are 7 wards in the hospital and 286 usable beds.

Map showing location of the hospital


Hospital Events    

Hospital Newsletter    

Public Relations Officer

Siyanda Matha

If you have any questions, suggestions, complaints or compliments regarding the Estcourt hospital,
please contact the Public Relations Officer, Mr Siyanda Mbatha

Tel: 036 343 7089
Fax:  036 342 7116
Email: : Siyanda.mbatha2@kznhealth.gov.za          


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