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

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    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 Qualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates81 97166 92162 51757 159
    Service charges279 023241 850220 270200 628
    Investment revenue1 1918815631 041
    Transfers recognised - operational120 429121 005115 870109 334
    Other own revenue58 40255 80466 99132 982
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)541 016486 460466 211401 145
    Employee costs151 501146 289135 717127 222
    Remuneration of councillors12 29011 62810 7289 758
    Depreciation & asset impairment94 49686 53460 12649 384
    Finance charges----
    Materials and bulk purchases254 888249 443220 232210 482
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure201 229165 078106 257141 526
    Total Expenditure714 404658 973533 060538 371
    Surplus/(Deficit)(173 388)(172 513)(66 848)(137 226)
    Transfers recognised - capital49 96945 59051 93141 250
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(123 419)(126 923)(14 918)(95 976)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(123 419)(126 923)(14 918)(95 976)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure44 41933 76758 1042 656
    Transfers recognised - capital47 90833 76756 6063 488
    Public contributions & donations(3 490)---
    Borrowing--1 266-
    Internally generated funds--232(832)
    Total sources of capital funds44 41933 76758 1042 656
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assetsn/a126 014114 230149 408
    Total non current assetsn/a1 826 4861 526 3371 699 985
    Total current liabilitiesn/a493 124383 623324 508
    Total non current liabilitiesn/a71 11170 16264 634
    Community wealth/Equityn/a1 388 2651 186 7831 460 252
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operatingn/a52 057-29 849
    Net cash from (used) investingn/a(20 103)-45 684
    Net cash from (used) financingn/a(2 484)-(3 627)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year endn/a29 959-76 044
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure71 440166 89490 52289 069
    Irregular expenditure143 74592 12541 35833 692
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure47 22113 1756 9789 555
    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) 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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