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

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    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 Financially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates15 08513 50211 2607 650
    Service charges42 17235 96433 42431 319
    Investment revenue1 1337341 465479
    Transfers recognised - operational68 43768 90361 80265 408
    Other own revenue3 8183 03837 9733 827
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)130 647122 141145 924108 684
    Employee costs57 13252 34443 37238 402
    Remuneration of councillors4 6634 4414 4674 743
    Depreciation & asset impairment38 09420 06420 15718 771
    Finance charges2 5561 984551 536
    Materials and bulk purchases39 03439 28225 91922 882
    Transfers and grants--5 2622 320
    Other expenditure28 95032 29345 36835 795
    Total Expenditure170 429150 408144 601124 450
    Surplus/(Deficit)(39 783)(28 267)1 323(15 767)
    Transfers recognised - capital33 35124 3787332 673
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(6 432)(3 888)1 39616 907
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(6 432)(3 888)1 39616 907
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure32 30628 35229 40030 708
    Transfers recognised - capital30 40425 41723 96930 122
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds1 9012 9355 431587
    Total sources of capital funds32 30628 35229 40030 708
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets21 67821 77616 83425 664
    Total non current assets463 204439 883392 095384 132
    Total current liabilities36 54337 61219 38120 307
    Total non current liabilities27 05222 41932 95030 893
    Community wealth/Equity421 286401 629356 598358 595
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating25 52822 55529 95229 640
    Net cash from (used) investing(27 810)(28 235)(29 382)(30 258)
    Net cash from (used) financing149(814)(1 690)(492)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end4 2226 35512 99114 111
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure3 9465 8501 7821 982
    Irregular expenditure4 6989 4241 5211 744
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure1091212899
    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) 57 13252 34443 37238 40232 664
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 4 6634 4414 4674 7433 670
     
    Total Employee Positions 305303260266245
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 5136292915
    Total Vacancy Percentage 16.72%11.88%11.15%10.90%6.12%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 55555
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 00000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 1010666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 00441
    Community And Social Service Positions 3020161124
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 131222
    Finance And Administration Positions 5251544238
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 1110555
    Electricity Positions 912554
    Vacant Electricity Positions 03110
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 66888
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 11223
    Road Transport Positions 41410031
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 33000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 3232404131
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00111
    Waste Management Positions 5555555560
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 88111
    Waste Water Management Positions 3737353526
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 55662
    Water Positions 282317179
    Vacant Water Positions 105110
    Other Positions 01119413
    Vacant Other Positions 00660

    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/a70.10n/a92.42
    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? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99211 99211 79111 79111 463
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 11 67711 67711 47611 47611 148
    Inside the yard 11 67711 67711 25810 28010 280
    Less than 200m from yard 00218978868
    More than 200m from yard 0002180
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 99211 99210 28010 28010 923

    Electricity
    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? YesYesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99211 99211 83611 14110 923
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 40911 99210 65310 65310 923

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/a00
    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? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99211 99211 21111 21110 455
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 10 82310 69910 23310 23310 233
    Flush toilet - septic tank 17115115115222
    Ventilated pit latrine 8378638638630
    Bucket system 00000
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 4093 8003 9653 9653 287

    Solid Waste Services
    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? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99211 99210 72710 72710 455
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 4093 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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