Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality (DC40)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X5017, Klerksdorp, 2570
    Physical: Civic Centre, Patmore Road, Orkney
    Tel: 018 473 8000
    Fax: 018 473 2523
    Web: www.kaundadistrict.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 14 642km²
    Description: The Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality is a Category C municipality in the North West Province. It is located 65km south-west of Johannesburg and borders the Gauteng Province on that side. It is the smallest district in the province, making up 14% of its geographical area. The municipality consists of three local municipalities: Ventersdorp/Tlokwe, City of Matlosana and Maquassi Hills.
     It is a region with a rich and diverse natural and cultural heritage, with the potential for sustained economic growth. The region is home to some of the most prominent gold mines in the world and one of the oldest meteor impact sites in the world.
     The district is serviced by a number of primary roads, with the N12 Treasure Corridor forming the main development axis in the district and serving as a potential concentration point for future industrial, commercial and tourism development.

    Cities/Towns: Hartbeesfontein, Klerksdorp, Leeudoringstad, Makwassie, Orkney, Potchefstroom, Stilfontein, Ventersdorp, Witpoort, Wolmaransstad
    Main Economic Sectors: Mining (19.6%), trade (17.3%), finance (16.2%), government (13.8%), transport and communications (9.1%), manufacturing (8.8%), services (8.0%), construction (3.5%), agriculture (2.3%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 9, DA 4, EFF 2, VF PLUS 1 (40% PR Seats)
    Mayor: Ms Barei Elizabeth Mosiane-Segotso
    Other Members of Council: Diketso Patrick Masiu (Speaker), Ntombi Margaret Koloti (Single Whip), Martha Mojahi (MMC: Corporate Services), Mbulelo Zephe (MMC: Finance and BTO), Rennie Martins (MMC: Health and Community Services), Shorty Valiphatha (MMC: Infrastructure), Zanele Mphafudi (MMC: Sports, Arts and Culture), Mandisa Mbele (MMC: DED)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Ms Matlakala Matthews
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Jerry Mononela
    Communications Officer: Mr Sello Mphuthi
    LED Officer: Mr Motlatsi Makhetha (Director: District Economic Development and Tourism)
    Other Senior Management: Mrs Shirley Lesupi (Director: Disaster Risk Management), Mr Lebo Relekgetho (Director: Corporate Services), Ms Nokukhanya Tenza (Acting Director: Health and Social Services), Mr Tebogo Chanda (Director: Infrastructure and Development)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 742 821695 933
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 29.3%28.5%
    Population 15 to 64 65.8%66.0%
    Population over 65 4.8%5.5%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 51.951.5
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 100.799.6
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.48%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a29.7%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a39.2%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 8.9%10.0%
    Matric 30.7%26.8%
    Higher education 9.6%9.5%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 240 543208 047
    Average household size 3.13.2
    Female headed households 37.0%36.6%
    Formal dwellings 86.4%81.4%
    Housing owned 56.6%56.0%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 87.7%84.2%
    Weekly refuse removal 79.9%75.3%
    Piped water inside dwelling 45.9%47.9%
    Electricity for lighting 91.1%88.6%

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


  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME Qualified audit opinionFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates----
    Service charges----
    Investment revenue4 2708 4749 95010 752
    Transfers recognised - operational174 019164 538157 244158 452
    Other own revenue7 2295 7231 032784
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)185 519178 735168 227169 988
    Employee costs75 90163 26955 15849 171
    Remuneration of councillors8 9667 8877 5967 333
    Depreciation & asset impairment4 1663 2992 4973 031
    Finance charges401-9211 064
    Materials and bulk purchases1 2891 532572902
    Transfers and grants145 448101 92884 380119 997
    Other expenditure50 18142 62930 96532 237
    Total Expenditure286 352220 543182 089213 735
    Surplus/(Deficit)(100 834)(41 808)(13 863)(43 748)
    Transfers recognised - capital-3 3751 097944
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(100 834)(38 433)(12 766)(42 804)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(100 834)(38 433)(12 766)(42 804)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure3 93925 0774 4992 946
    Transfers recognised - capital-25 0774 4992 946
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds3 939---
    Total sources of capital funds3 93925 0774 4992 946
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets23 656100 861157 325180 333
    Total non current assets17 17038 68615 55017 649
    Total current liabilities29 79033 06830 82542 789
    Total non current liabilities13 36914 8385 0085 274
    Community wealth/Equity(2 333)91 641137 042149 919
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating(59 884)(55 624)(27 223)(34 321)
    Net cash from (used) investing(17 911)(11 696)(383)2 300
    Net cash from (used) financing(667)1 624(119)(167)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end10 71883 894149 590177 315
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure37 849---
    Irregular expenditure8 6688 6264 6076 424
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure3011 624278
    SOURCES71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 63 26955 15849 17144 161
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 7 8877 5967 3336 846
     
    Total Employee Positions 207134146126
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 14231116
    Total Vacancy Percentage 6.76%17.16%7.53%12.70%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 7777
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 2067
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 17171511
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 1251
    Community And Social Service Positions 0000
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 0000
    Finance And Administration Positions 126616747
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 51305
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 393400
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 4800
    Health Positions 004132
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 9786
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 2000
    Road Transport Positions 0000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 2301
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 75822
    Vacant Other Positions 0003

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 0000
    Inside the yard 0000
    Less than 200m from yard 0000
    More than 200m from yard 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/a0
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 0000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 0000
    Ventilated pit latrine 0000
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    Ventersdorp Vineyard Project; Maquassi Hills Piggery Project; Matlwang Vegetable Project; Schikenmaster Meat Processing Plant.
  • LINKS/RESOURCES
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