Msukaligwa Local Municipality (MP302)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 48, Ermelo, 2350
    Physical: Cnr Kerk & Taute Streets, Ermelo
    Tel: 017 801 3500
    Fax: 017 801 3851
    Web: www.msukaligwa.gov.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 6 016km²
    Description: The Msukaligwa Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Gert Sibande District in the Mpumalanga Province. It is bordered in the north by the Nkangala District and Chief Albert Luthuli, in the south by Lekwa and Dr Pixley Ka Isaka Seme, in the east by Mkhondo, and in the west by Govan Mbeki.
     It is the largest of the seven municipalities that make up the district, accounting for 19% of its geographical area. Ermelo is the seat of the municipality.

    Cities/Towns: Breyten, Chrissiesmeer, Davel, Ermelo, Lothair
    Main Economic Sectors: Finance (23.8%), community services (20.9%), transport (17.5%), trade (14.4%), mining (12.2%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 29, DA 5, EFF 3, VF PLUS 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr Solomon Nkosi
    Other Members of Council: Mr Solomon Nkosi (Mayor and LED), Ms Mapulane Nkosi (Speaker), Ms Elizabeth Msezane (MMC: Corporate Services and Finance), Ms Agnes Mnisi (MMC: Community Services and Public Safety), Ms Link Mnisi (MMC: Technical Services and Planning and Development)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Zwelihle T Shongwe
    Chief Financial Officer: Ms Masego Matshega
    Communications Officer: Mr Mandla Zwane
    LED Officer: Mr Bongani Zwane
    Other Senior Management: Nsizwa Maimela (Director: Corporate Services), Daniel Maluleka (Director: Public Safety), Mr Sikhumbuzo Magudulela (Director: Technical Services), Mr Bonginkosi Sibeko (Director: Community Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 164 608149 377
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 27.8%30.4%
    Population 15 to 64 68.1%65.5%
    Population over 65 4.1%4.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 46.952.6
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 100.398.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.21%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a26.8%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a34.5%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 10.6%12.3%
    Matric 31.6%29.2%
    Higher education 10.1%9.6%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 51 08940 932
    Average household size 3.23.5
    Female headed households 38.9%37.8%
    Formal dwellings 79.1%75.3%
    Housing owned 49.3%43.4%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 74.3%70.6%
    Weekly refuse removal 62.3%65.5%
    Piped water inside dwelling 50.0%53.0%
    Electricity for lighting 82.4%74.7%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates75 11666 92162 51757 159
    Service charges258 026241 850220 270200 628
    Investment revenue1688815631 041
    Transfers recognised - operational92 061121 005115 870109 334
    Other own revenue43 86355 80466 99132 982
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)469 235486 460466 211401 145
    Employee costs136 278146 289135 717127 222
    Remuneration of councillors11 32811 62810 7289 758
    Depreciation & asset impairment-86 53460 12649 384
    Finance charges----
    Materials and bulk purchases185 413249 443220 232210 482
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure96 185165 078106 257141 526
    Total Expenditure429 205658 973533 060538 371
    Surplus/(Deficit)40 030(172 513)(66 848)(137 226)
    Transfers recognised - capital-45 59051 93141 250
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions40 030(126 923)(14 918)(95 976)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year40 030(126 923)(14 918)(95 976)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure30 15733 76758 1042 656
    Transfers recognised - capital30 15733 76756 6063 488
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing--1 266-
    Internally generated funds--232(832)
    Total sources of capital funds30 15733 76758 1042 656
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets155 604126 014114 230149 408
    Total non current assets1 869 0811 826 4861 526 3371 699 985
    Total current liabilities355 218493 124383 623324 508
    Total non current liabilities71 72471 11170 16264 634
    Community wealth/Equity1 597 7431 388 2651 186 7831 460 252
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating70 47852 057-29 849
    Net cash from (used) investing(54 385)(20 103)-45 684
    Net cash from (used) financing(2 600)(2 484)-(3 627)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end14 47629 959-76 044
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a166 89490 52289 069
    Irregular expendituren/a92 12541 35833 692
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a13 1756 9789 555
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 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) 146 289135 717127 222112 313
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 11 62810 7289 7589 010
     
    Total Employee Positions 789831813762
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 92248192157
    Total Vacancy Percentage 11.66%29.84%23.62%20.60%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 6666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1122
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 30333132
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 5565
    Community And Social Service Positions 67735773
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 132189
    Finance And Administration Positions 2029319899
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 719417
    Electricity Positions 41464645
    Vacant Electricity Positions 10151514
    Enviromental Protection Positions 42656544
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0413
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 1141064664
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 1936510
    Road Transport Positions 62696431
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 21231611
    Sport And Recreation Positions 17232320
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 3631
    Waste Management Positions 99123124115
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 5272126
    Waste Water Management Positions 43849066
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 11464131
    Water Positions 42636362
    Vacant Water Positions 9252328
    Other Positions 24470105
    Vacant Other Positions 09010

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a18.06n/a21.20
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 39 23538 88437 73541 456
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 39 23538 88437 73541 456
    Inside the yard 33 20332 85231 95537 689
    Less than 200m from yard 3 1643 1642 6143 767
    More than 200m from yard 2 8682 8683 1660
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 10 76530 58536 00031 000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 34 34933 74032 75234 105
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 10 76510 76810 15510 025

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 33 94833 94831 84528 909
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 28 91028 91028 91021 564
    Flush toilet - septic tank 9129129121 237
    Ventilated pit latrine 3 8053 8052 0231 144
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 32132104 964
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 10 76510 7689 2009 001

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 31 80130 31126 81021 932
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 10 76510 76810 1559 001

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

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