Sekhukhune District Municipality (DC47)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X8611, Groblersdal, 0470
    Physical: 7A Van Riebeeck Street, Bareki Mall, Groblersdal
    Tel: 013 262 7754
    Fax: 013 262 5849
    Web: www.sekhukhunedistrict.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 13 528km²
    Description: The Sekhukhune District Municipality is a Category C municipality and is located in the Limpopo Province, the northernmost part of South Africa. It lies in the south-eastern part of the province, bordering on the Capricorn and Mopani Districts in the north, Mpumalanga in the south and east, and the Waterberg District in the west.
      The district is the smallest in the province, making up 11% of its geographical area. It is comprised of four local municipalities: Elias Motsoaledi, Ephraim Mogale, Makhuduthamaga and Fetakgomo – Greater Tubatse. The area's towns and villages are serviced by its major river – the Olifants.

    Cities/Towns: Burgersfort, Groblersdal, Marble Hall, Ohrigstad, Roossenekal, Schuinsdraai Nature Reserve, Steelpoort
    Main Economic Sectors: Community services, mining (15-20%), trade (17%), financial and business services (10-12%), agriculture (9.7%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 14, EFF 4, BPSA 1, DA 1 (40% PR Seats)
    Mayor: Mr Keamotseng Stanley Ramaila
    Other Members of Council: Mrs Machoene Maria Manamela (Speaker), Mr Lepota Tseke (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Ms Mapule Mokoko
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 1 169 7621 076 840
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 32.5%36.0%
    Population 15 to 64 62.1%57.3%
    Population over 65 5.3%6.7%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 61.074.7
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 88.385.9
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.88%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a50.9%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a60.6%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 16.0%20.9%
    Matric 24.3%21.0%
    Higher education 6.4%6.1%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 290 527263 802
    Average household size 4.04.0
    Female headed households 51.2%52.9%
    Formal dwellings 87.6%88.7%
    Housing owned 74.9%58.2%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 5.9%6.3%
    Weekly refuse removal 9.0%8.2%
    Piped water inside dwelling 4.6%9.3%
    Electricity for lighting 89.6%85.9%

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.


  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME Financially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates----
    Service charges51 74042 25737 53940 454
    Investment revenue16 75310 87810 78711 382
    Transfers recognised - operational560 072478 787410 685376 086
    Other own revenue20 34259 87010 3506 753
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)648 907591 792469 360434 675
    Employee costs295 014266 448236 111216 102
    Remuneration of councillors16 27910 60110 6059 560
    Depreciation & asset impairment65 39063 13654 89051 796
    Finance charges-8644 234624
    Materials and bulk purchases185 108162 563127 33175 431
    Transfers and grants4 9082 6492 109-
    Other expenditure462 347356 997358 948214 385
    Total Expenditure1 029 046863 259794 228567 899
    Surplus/(Deficit)(380 139)(271 467)(324 868)(133 224)
    Transfers recognised - capital636 949296 223614 736532 768
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions256 81024 756289 868399 544
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year256 81024 756289 868399 544
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure271 868202 344393 858311 965
    Transfers recognised - capital271 583175 025391 923310 893
    Public contributions & donations--1 935-
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds28527 318-1 073
    Total sources of capital funds271 868202 344393 858311 965
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets236 270330 818442 088549 063
    Total non current assets2 415 1772 193 1562 258 6801 971 262
    Total current liabilities297 069406 998481 530490 730
    Total non current liabilities40 85628 33025 91322 457
    Community wealth/Equity2 313 5212 088 6462 193 3242 007 138
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating113 510386 120281 711(282 701)
    Net cash from (used) investing(307 127)(223 073)(381 370)340 586
    Net cash from (used) financing(813)(46 662)(426)(643)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end914190 814173 268273 352
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure20 56932 42431 508-
    Irregular expenditure244 365138 352105 031179 207
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure16785024512
    SOURCES71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2015/162014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 295 014266 448236 111216 102185 189
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 16 27910 60110 6059 5606 434
     
    Total Employee Positions 9279699779321 059
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 46542360
    Total Vacancy Percentage 0.43%0.62%5.53%0.21%33.99%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 78888
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 11410
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 3939333333
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 33013
    Community And Social Service Positions 1001041416693
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 0033034
    Finance And Administration Positions 156113100166165
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 0010031
    Electricity Positions 00000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 019000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 00000
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 00000
    Road Transport Positions 00000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 00000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 00003
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 00000
    Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Water Positions 596608630588757
    Vacant Water Positions 0230292
    Other Positions 297865710
    Vacant Other Positions 00400

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2015/162014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/a47.65n/a59.93
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYesNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 218 679218 679201 590178 042257 592
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 211 040211 040200 786178 042256 127
    Inside the yard 46 49046 49028 45323 99623 966
    Less than 200m from yard 56 25256 25236 12593 035138 327
    More than 200m from yard 108 298108 298136 20861 01193 834
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 182 276182 276182 276166 77255 000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/an/a0
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYesNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 164 101164 101149 890134 080119 600
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 18 51018 51018 51018 11718 117
    Flush toilet - septic tank 1 1681 1681 1681 1531 153
    Ventilated pit latrine 143 493143 493129 493114 09199 085
    Bucket system 00000
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 129 493129 493129 493114 09149 145

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

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