Tswelopele Local Municipality (FS183)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 3, Bultfontein, 9670
    Physical: Civic Centre, Bosman Street, Bultfontein
    Tel: 051 853 1111
    Fax: 051 853 1332
    Web: www.tswelopele.gov.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 6 524km²
    Description: The Tswelopele Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Lejweleputswa District in the central Free State Province about 100km north west of Bloemfontein.
     It is bordered by the North West Province in the north, Masilonyana in the south, Nala and Matjhabeng in the east, and Tokologo in the west. It is one of the five municipalities that make up the district, accounting for almost a quarter of its geographical area.

    Cities/Towns: Bultfontein, Hoopstad
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 11, DA 3, EFF 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr T F Matsholo
    Other Members of Council: M W Raseu (Speaker), M S Baleni (Exco Member), C Horn (Exco Member), M A Monei, M S Bonokwane, B P Esau, E C Joubert , D A Njodina, M B Mohlabakoe, M H Segopolo, T A Soaisa, T T Taedi, M J Mgciya, M M Snyer

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: T L Mkhwane
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Lefa Moletsane
    Communications Officer: Mr Tshemedi Lucas Mkhwane
    LED Officer: Themba Zondo
    Other Senior Management: Sabata Rabanye (Director: Corporate Services), Zingisa Tindleni (Director: Community Services), Boitshoko Dikoko (Director: Infrastructure Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 47 37347 625
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 31.0%33.8%
    Population 15 to 64 63.7%60.8%
    Population over 65 5.3%5.4%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 57.064.5
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 93.292.3
    Population Growth
    Per annum -0.12%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a34.8%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a46.2%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 10.1%13.2%
    Matric 21.4%20.5%
    Higher education 6.3%5.3%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 13 70511 992
    Average household size 3.53.8
    Female headed households 40.5%39.5%
    Formal dwellings 80.1%80.4%
    Housing owned 77.1%59.7%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 78.0%76.8%
    Weekly refuse removal 84.3%76.7%
    Piped water inside dwelling 12.5%31.9%
    Electricity for lighting 94.8%91.9%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates15 08213 50211 2607 650
    Service charges42 74435 96433 42431 319
    Investment revenue1 1317341 465479
    Transfers recognised - operational68 43768 90361 80265 408
    Other own revenue11 4333 03837 9733 827
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)138 828122 141145 924108 684
    Employee costs58 99252 34443 37238 402
    Remuneration of councillors4 5154 4414 4674 743
    Depreciation & asset impairment40 55720 06420 15718 771
    Finance charges1 4671 984551 536
    Materials and bulk purchases34 12039 28225 91922 882
    Transfers and grants4 494-5 2622 320
    Other expenditure30 19232 29345 36835 795
    Total Expenditure174 337150 408144 601124 450
    Surplus/(Deficit)(35 508)(28 267)1 323(15 767)
    Transfers recognised - capital33 35624 3787332 673
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(2 152)(3 888)1 39616 907
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(2 152)(3 888)1 39616 907
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure15 04728 35229 40030 708
    Transfers recognised - capital12 21925 41723 96930 122
    Public contributions & donations920---
    Borrowing1 502---
    Internally generated funds4062 9355 431587
    Total sources of capital funds15 04728 35229 40030 708
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets21 67821 77616 83425 664
    Total non current assets471 144439 883392 095384 132
    Total current liabilities36 51937 61219 38120 307
    Total non current liabilities26 65822 41932 95030 893
    Community wealth/Equity429 645401 629356 598358 595
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating30 85922 55529 95229 640
    Net cash from (used) investing(32 306)(28 235)(29 382)(30 258)
    Net cash from (used) financing(687)(814)(1 690)(492)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end4 2226 35512 99114 111
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a5 8501 7821 982
    Irregular expendituren/a9 4241 5211 744
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a1212899
    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) 52 34443 37238 40232 664
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 4 4414 4674 7433 670
     
    Total Employee Positions 303260266245
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 36292915
    Total Vacancy Percentage 11.88%11.15%10.90%6.12%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 5555
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 10666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0441
    Community And Social Service Positions 20161124
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 1222
    Finance And Administration Positions 51544238
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 10555
    Electricity Positions 12554
    Vacant Electricity Positions 3110
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 6888
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 1223
    Road Transport Positions 410031
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 3000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 32404131
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0111
    Waste Management Positions 55555560
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 8111
    Waste Water Management Positions 37353526
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 5662
    Water Positions 2317179
    Vacant Water Positions 5110
    Other Positions 1119413
    Vacant Other Positions 0660

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a70.10n/a92.42
    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 11 99211 79111 79111 463
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 11 67711 47611 47611 148
    Inside the yard 11 67711 25810 28010 280
    Less than 200m from yard 0218978868
    More than 200m from yard 002180
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 99210 28010 28010 923

    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? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99211 83611 14110 923
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 99210 65310 65310 923

    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 11 99211 21111 21110 455
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 10 69910 23310 23310 233
    Flush toilet - septic tank 115115115222
    Ventilated pit latrine 8638638630
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 3 8003 9653 9653 287

    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 11 99210 72710 72710 455
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 3 8003 9653 9653 287

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    MLRT construction company with 12 beneficiaries; Leratong Cleaning Services; Vusiwe Food Garden; Peanut Butter Project; Emthuzini and Bob Car Wash; Tikwe Agricultural Project.
  • LINKS/RESOURCES
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