The biggest investor in the area is PG Bison who own in excess of 80 000 hectares of forestry property in Maclear/Elliot. A billion rand chipboard plant has been commissioned to utilize the timber.

Businesses currently operating in Maclear include the following: Hotel (x1), B&B (x3), Filling Stations (x3), Chemist (x1), Coffee Shop (x2), Liquor Stores (x4), Supermarkets (x2), Wholesalers (x2), Butcheries (x4), Hardware Stores (x3), Motor Spares (x3), Furniture Stores (x3), Accredited Motor repair workshops (x3).

Government Departments Present: Dept of Labour, Dept of Health & Magistrate Court.

Professional practices: Medical Doctors- Maclear 3, Ugie 1; Dentists 1, Lawyers 1; Accountants 2.

Health services include a Provincially Aided Hospital and 2 Clinics.

The town has a combined primary and secondary dual medium (Afrikaans and English) school as well as separate primary and secondary schools in Sonwabile. 


Umnga Farmers Training Centre, Ugie
Street:Kincardine
Postcode/City:Ugie 
Province:Eastern Cape 
Phone:0459331318


East Cape Timbers
Postcade/City: Ugie
Province: Eastern Cape
Phone: 045 848 0052


727 Convient Store
Street: 29 Van Riebeeck 
Postcode/City: Maclear
Phone:  045 932 1100


Ndenxana Farm School

Street: Woodclife
PostCity:  Maclear
Phone:045 932 1713


Absa Branch, Maclear
Church St

Maclear
5481
Phone: 045 932 1000 
Open: 8:30 - 15:30
www.absa.co.za


Nedbank Boxer Maclear

Van Riebeeck St

Boxer Maclear
Maclear
5480
Phone:
045 932 8700
Open:  09:00 - 16:00

Capitec Bank

Van Riebeeck St
Maclear
5460
Phone: 045 932 1715

FNB - ATM

R56
Maclear
5480
087 575 9404
www.fnb.co.za

Maclear Agencies

Church St
Maclear
5480
045 932 1038

Vorster R J

9 Mill Street
Maclear
5480
045 932 1002

Kwa Wicks Build It

8 Van Riebeeck Street
Maclear
5480

Maclear General Hospital

Fourie St
Maclear
5480

Ndlwana S L H

7 Pote Street
Maclear
5480
045 932 1175

Schenk P & Sons

Church St
Maclear
5480

Makaula's Funeral Undertakers

346 Main St
Mount Fletcher
039 257 0059

Tayler Bequest Hospital - Mount Fletcher

Main Street
Mount Fletcher
4770