MetGovis is focused on providing property management software solutions and consulting services to the local government sector, professional valuers and corporate property owners. Our team boasts some of the most experienced and knowledgeable people in the business. These are people who understand the challenges facing municipalities and, since 1993, have been developing products and services to help municipalities deliver on their legislated mandates. We work with more than 40 municipalities across South Africa, from large metropoles to smaller rural authorities. More recently we have expanded our product and service offering to the private property sector.

Our philosophy is one of service excellence. MetGovis develops tools that aid in the smooth and efficient running of property processes within organisational structures. The intellectual capital that we have built up over time provides us with the opportunity to analyse data flow and processes with great accuracy, thus providing our clients with the best possible solutions and service.

MetGovis is delivery oriented. Our management structure reflects this results-driven approach. Our team, including industry leaders, have the requisite knowledge, experience and expertise regarding compliance, legislative processes, valuation and property data management to meet our client’s requirements.

Our team of specialists stay abreast of changes in today’s fast-changing property markets.

  • We know market valuation trends.
  • We know the legal requirements.
  • We customise our solution to meet your requirements


  • Use the MetVal software products to provide an array of industry-leading solutions that will serve the property and management requirements of local government and the private sector.
  • Collaborate with other agencies and service providers to identify and develop new products and services to serve communities better and increase revenue.
  • Retain a team of committed and talented people who understand our clients business requirements.
  • Develop capacity and empower our partners and users through structured skills-transfer programmes.

Janet Channing – MD MetGovis

Janet Channing (BA MPhil NDPV) Managing Director of MetGovis, is a registered professional property valuer, serves on the provincial executive of the SA Institute of Valuers and brings a wealth of experience in local government support and project management. Janet is an accredited trainer, moderator and assessor, as well as a registered Civil Commercial Mediator.

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MetGovis Administrative Team

Karen Schlosser – Executive Assistant

Karen has over 17 years’ experience in administration, 8 of which were involved within the Social Housing Sector.

She is currently completing her Bachelors of Business Administration Degree and has obtained certificates and diplomas in Marketing Management, Practical Accounting, Events, Conferences and Exhibitions, and Public Relations.

Karen joined MetGovis in 2017 and serves as Executive Assistant to Managing Director Janet Channing.

Michele Viviers – Assistant Financial Manager

Michele is a qualified professional accountant. She is a member of SAIPA (South African Institute of Professional Accountants) and a member of SAIPA COTE (SAIPA Centre of Tax Excellence.) She is a registered Tax Practitioner at SARS.

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Gail Ball ­– Project Manager Consultant

Gail has been involved in government sectors for over 30 years, and actively involved in the IT Industry for over 15 years with a Finance background. She has certifications in Business Analysis, Advanced Project Management, ITIL v3 Foundation, Service Delivery, and is currently finalising her certification on PMP and EA TOGAF.


Dr Douw Boshoff – Roll Validation

Dr. Douw Boshoff is a full time senior lecturer at the University of Pretoria, in the Department Construction Economics. He holds BSc (Construction Management), MSc (Real Estate) and PhD degrees. He successfully completed the Business Leadership certificate with UNISA SBL, passed the project management professional examination and is registered as a professional valuer with the SACPVP. Dr Boshoff serves as the non-regional board member of the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society.

Dr. Douw has been involved in numerous valuation reports performed for finance, investment and legal purposes. He has authored or co-authored in published academic papers, academic local & international conference & seminar presentations. He focuses on research in property valuation methodology and property economics and lectures on the same.

MetGovis has a formal collaboration agreement with the University of Pretoria regarding research into the accuracy of valuation rolls.