Community radio stations: Gauteng

Jozi FM (formerly known as Soweto Buwa Radio) is a local radio station that started in 1995 as Soweto Community Radio. Jozi FM attributes its success to the relationship it has with its audience. The radio station is a voice for the surrounding communities and focuses on delivering on the demands of its listeners.

Tel: 011-982-4134

Alex FM is one of the oldest community radio stations in Gauteng. It was established by the Alexandra Community Trust and first went on air on the 1st September 1994. Alex FM is a 24/7 radio station, broadcasting in the following languages English, IsiZulu, Sepedi, Setswana, Xitsonga, Venda, Sesotho and IsiXhosa.

Tel: 011-440-5419

UJFM 95.4 is a Community Radio Station, based at the University of Johannesburg, Bunting Road Campus.
With a  youth based audience the station aims to provide listeners with the latest in news, fashion, sports, movies and video-games at 95.4 beats per minute

Tel: 011-559-1657

Kasie FM is a South African community radio station based in Ekurhuleni, which caters for all the residents of Ekurhuleni and the surrounding areas

Tel: 011-866-8877/8

Voice of Wits is a campus radio station operated by students of the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, at University Corner, just outside the Johannesburg CBD in Braamfontein.
VOW FM aims to provide quality broadcasting service that is relevant, pertinent, entertaining, informative and educational to the Wits University community.

Tel: 011-717-9881

Pheli FM is a Community Radio station based in Atteridgeville, Pretoria. The station aims to capture and keep the imagination of listeners in Atteridgeville and surrounding areas.

Tel: 073-148-8310

Community radio stations: KwaZulu Natal

Durban Youth Radio, known as DYR, is a community radio station which broadcasts on the 105.1 FM frequency in Durban.

Tel: 031-830-2397

Inanda FM is an aspirational community radio in the greater eThekwini region that various programme that link in the emerging black politically and socially aware middle class.

Tel: 031- 510- 9700

Based in the heart of Canelands in Verulam which is North of Durban, Good News Community Radio is a radio station strategically placed to serve the community. They are driven and enthused by their passion for sharing the Good News from above.

Tel: 032-533-3003

Radio Khwezi

Community radio stations: Eastern Cape, Northern Cape and Western Cape



Zwide based Nkqubela Community Radio Station. Nkqubela Radio broadcasts in Port Elizabeth as well as Uitenhage and has a mix of 70% talk and 30% music. The station deals with aspects such as labour; social issues; as well as cultural and religious values and beliefs. Nkqubela Radio broadcasts in Xhosa; Afrikaans; and English. KQFM 97.0

Community radio stations: Limpopo and Mpumalanga

The Sekhukhune Community Radio Station is a non-profit organization that broadcasts to the whole of the Sekhukhune District Municipality.

The radio station has a programming format of 60% talk and 40% music in the daily broadcast.

Tel: 013-265-8916

Phalaborwa Community Radio Station is based at Namakgale township, The broadcast languages are predominantly Xitsonga, Sotho and English. The station targets all age groups as its listenership. As Phalaborwa FM, they entertain, inform and educate towards development of the coverage areas.

 Tel: 071 -090 -3957

Radio Turf is a community radio station situated within the University of Limpopo (Turfloop campus), Polokwane municipality in Limpopo province. The station broadcast 24 hours a day on the frequency, 103.8 FM to the Greater Mankweng, Boyne, Mamabolo, Mothapo, Mothiba, Dikgale and other tribal communities as well as Polokwane and some parts of Seshego.

Tel:  015 268 3155

Greater Lebowakgomo FM is a kasi driven local radio station covering Lepelle Nkumpi local municipality and surroundings areas.
GLFM broadcasts actuality programming to keep you informed on current affairs, sports news and entertainment.

Tel:  066-444-529

Moutse Community Radio Station was formed by members of Rural Women “s Movement in South Africa in 1997. The Station has since transformed into a fully fledged community radio station.
The Vision of this radio is to attain a sustainable developmental and communication tool for the community of Moutse and surrounding areas, that is informed by its past and motivated by its future.

Tel: 013-944-8901

Emalahleni fm is community radio station that aims to deliver a professional, community- centered and financially sustainable broadcasting service that informs, educates and entertains the community.

Tel: 013-696-1439

Bushbuckridge Community Radio broadcasts from Bushbuckridge, 20km north of Nelspruit, to listeners aged 18 to 35. Programming is multilingual, including Sesotho, Siswati, Tsonga and English, with a mix of 55% music and 45% talk.

Tel: 061-414-1655

Inakekelo Radio located at KwaNdebele Ekosini. The stattio aims to give relevant info and entertainment to its listeners.
“Silapha ngawe”

Tel: 074-763-4439

Vhembe Fm is a broadcast radio station in the Vhembe district capital ThohoyandouVhembe in Thulamela local municipality.

Tel: 015 962 0434

Mala FM 101 Radio. 94MHz based in Malalmulele Community Radio Station.

Tel: 015-851-7930/015-851-7929

Greater Middelburg FM is a community radio station serving the  Greater Middelburg area.
Their objective is to develop and explore the media talent of young people from Middelburg and surrounding areas.

Tel:  013-242-1804/3