SMS 'traffic' to 36636 (R1.50/SMS) Phone: 084 327 9497 Telegram: 084 222 9497 Tweet: #traffic @OFM9497

Be our eyes on the road – help keep your fellow road users safe in Central South Africa:

  • SMS 'traffic' and your info to 36636 (R1.50/SMS)
  • Phone the hotline - 084 327 9497
  • Telegram: 084 222 9497 (Direct Link)
  • Tweet #traffic @OFM9497 with your info

OFM Traffic, keeping you safe on the road.

OFM wants to encourage road users to report reckless driving through the correct channels that action may be taken. Phone 0861 400 800 or complete the form online at:

You can now receive the latest OFM Traffic reports, even if you’re not tuned in to OFM in your vehicle!

• Simply switch on the TA, traffic announcement, or TP, traffic programming, function on your RDS compatible radio.
• This will enable you to still get the latest traffic updates in your area even when you are listening to something else like a CD.
• What you are listening to will be interrupted and your radio will automatically switch to OFM for the traffic report.
• When the traffic report is finished, your radio will switch back to what you were listening to before.
• Ask your car dealer if you’re unsure how the traffic function on your radio works.

North West - Makwassie #OFMTraffic:   Makwassie to Wesselsbron road has been closed due to a veld fire and extreme smoke. Very low visibility. Emergency service officials are on scene. Proceed with caution.

Free State R702 Bloemfontein - Dewetsdorp:   Konstruksie werk gaan plaasvind vanaf 4 Augustus 2020 tot 30 September 2020, in en langs die R702 tussen Bloemfontein en Dewetsdorp. Die area waar gewerk gaan word is ongeveer 7km verby die grootvlei gevangenis in die Dewetsdorp rigting. Motoriste moet asb daarop let dat daar pad verleggings met spoed beheer hobbels gaan wees as gevolg van diep uitgrawings, dus moet hul uiters versigtig wees. Daar gaan ook van tyd tot tyd met ‘n hyskraan gewerk word, asook boor en skietwerk wat daar gaan plaasvind. Verminder asseblief spoed.

North West Delareyville:   Roadworks have been reported at the entrance of Delareyville. Traffic flowing from Ottosdal is affected. Approach with caution.

Free State R702 :   Roadworks have been reported in the R702 between Dewetsdorp and Wepener. Approximately 11km before Dewetsdorp. Expect delays.

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