ZF Mgcawu District Municipality (DC8)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X6039, Upington, 8800
    Physical: Cnr Nelson Mandela Avenue & Upington 26 Road, Upington
    Tel: 054 337 2800
    Fax: 054 337 2888
    Web: www.zfm-dm.co.za/

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 102 524km²
    Description: The ZF Mgcawu District Municipality (previously Siyanda District Municipality) is a Category C municipality forming the mid-northern section of the Northern Cape Province, bordering with Botswana in the north and Namibia in the west.
     It makes up just under a third of the province's geographical area, of which 65 000km² comprise the vast Kalahari Desert, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and the former Bushmanland. This district comprises five local municipalities: Dawid Kruiper, Kai !Garib, Tsantsabane, !Kheis and Kgatelopele. Upington is the district municipal capital, where the municipal government is located.

    Cities/Towns: Beeshoek, Brandboom, Danielskuil, Eksteenskuil, Groblershoop, Kakamas, Keimoes, Kenhardt, Lime Acres, Mier, Postmasburg, Rietfontein, Upington
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, tourism
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 5, DA 2, COPE 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr Abraham Vosloo
    Other Members of Council: Moses Moalosi (Speaker), Samuel Esau (Chairperson: Good Governance and Public Participation Portfolio Committee), J J J Olyn (Chairperson: Service Delivery Portfolio Committee), Hazel Mothibi (Chairperson: Social Economic Development Portfolio Committee), M Bosman (Chairperson: Institutional Development Portfolio Committee)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Elias Ntoba
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Petrus Beukes
    Communications Officer: Ms M Manyehe
    LED Officer: Mr A Tities
    Other Senior Management: Mr D J Van Zyl (Director: Corporate Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 252 692236 783
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 26.9%28.4%
    Population 15 to 64 68.1%66.4%
    Population over 65 5.0%5.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 46.950.5
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 105.0103.0
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.48%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a19.2%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a22.7%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 6.1%9.5%
    Matric 28.5%21.7%
    Higher education 5.1%6.3%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 74 09161 097
    Average household size 3.43.5
    Female headed households 35.5%35.7%
    Formal dwellings 75.9%79.4%
    Housing owned 62.5%49.0%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 65.7%63.9%
    Weekly refuse removal 67.6%70.3%
    Piped water inside dwelling 45.6%48.5%
    Electricity for lighting 85.5%86.6%

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


  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aClean audit outcomeClean audit outcomeClean audit outcomeClean audit outcome
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates-----
    Service charges-----
    Investment revenue623532306457300
    Transfers recognised - operational51 35355 98252 50249 53549 905
    Other own revenue6 7281 9636433 7142 663
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)58 70458 47753 45153 70652 869
    Employee costs39 17741 77438 69335 28034 177
    Remuneration of councillors2 8733 2903 1903 0782 910
    Depreciation & asset impairment3207089931 0871 516
    Finance charges635120220326
    Materials and bulk purchases1 585709563667538
    Transfers and grants4 6355 2244 0113 7453 545
    Other expenditure7 9159 32810 94519 20315 565
    Total Expenditure56 51261 06858 51563 27958 575
    Surplus/(Deficit)2 191(2 592)(5 064)(9 574)(5 707)
    Transfers recognised - capital---7178 985
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets-----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions2 191(2 592)(5 064)(8 857)3 278
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate-----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year2 191(2 592)(5 064)(8 857)3 278
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure1 5824687801 7376 833
    Transfers recognised - capital--4704776 164
    Public contributions & donations505468-1 260-
    Borrowing200----
    Internally generated funds877-310-669
    Total sources of capital funds1 5824687801 7376 833
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets1 3844 9839165 8888 385
    Total non current assets21 85720 91224 11922 24231 880
    Total current liabilities11 67013 49712 91910 51511 733
    Total non current liabilities27 93528 11820 46620 95021 901
    Community wealth/Equity(16 364)(15 720)(8 350)(3 336)6 631
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating(4 705)476(1 529)71610 449
    Net cash from (used) investing1 3473 612(779)(1 241)(7 034)
    Net cash from (used) financing(49)(477)(894)(1 091)(1 035)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end2783 7161053 3074 924
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a-2 5666 642-
    Irregular expendituren/a-369-77
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a2482011621
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 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) 41 77438 69335 28034 17729 893
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 3 2903 1903 0782 9102 678
     
    Total Employee Positions 110116115116120
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 2121351
    Total Vacancy Percentage 1.82%10.34%11.30%4.31%0.83%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 44444
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 01101
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 272822229
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0111200
    Community And Social Service Positions 165930
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 00000
    Finance And Administration Positions 47536662103
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 20050
    Electricity Positions 00000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 54444
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 01710190
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 00000
    Road Transport Positions 00000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 00000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 00000
    Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Water Positions 00000
    Vacant Water Positions 00000
    Other Positions 115020
    Vacant Other Positions 00000

    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/an/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 00000
    Inside the yard 00000
    Less than 200m from yard 00000
    More than 200m from yard 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 00000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 00000
    Ventilated pit latrine 00000
    Bucket system 00000
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

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

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