DURBAN 07112013 Election posters along ZK Matthews rd, Glenwood Picture: Jacques Naude

Johannesburg - The Johannesburg metro police will remove political parties' election posters at a fee of R1000 from next week, spokesman Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said on Wednesday.

“Political parties were given five days after the election to remove the posters in terms of the advertising by-law. The were further given seven days' grace to remove posters.”

He said the Johannesburg metro police would remove the posters on Monday and charge political parties R1000 per poster removed.