eDumbe Local Municipality (KZN261)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X308, Paulpietersburg, 3180
    Physical: 10 Hoog Street, Paulpietersburg
    Tel: 034 995 1650
    Fax: 034 995 1192
    Web: www.edumbe.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 1 943km²
    Description: The eDumbe Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Zululand District in the north-western part of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. It borders with the Mpumalanga Province in the north. It is the smallest of the five municipalities that make up the district, accounting for 13% of its geographical area.
     The location of the head office is in Paulpietersburg, which is 50km north of Vryheid and 59km south of Mkhondo (previously Piet Retief). The municipal area of jurisdiction is demarcated into eight wards that are predominantly rural in nature.

    Cities/Towns: Paulpietersburg
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, forestry and fishing (22.42%), wholesale and retail trade, catering and accomodation (15.38%), mining (14.76%), general government services (13.30%), finance and business services (9.93%), manufacturing (8.07%), community, social and personal services (7.39%), construction (6.44%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    The municipality is currently under S139 provincial administration.
    Composition of Council: ANC 8, DA 5, IFP 3
    Controlling Party: Hung Municipality
    Mayor: Mr S J Kunene
    Other Members of Council: N D Ndlangamandla (Deputy Mayor), Mrs S T Hlatshwayo (Speaker), N D Sibiya (Exco Member), H H Vilakazi (MPAC Chair), D F Sukazi, D D Maseko, M S Zulu, D Masondo, M S E Mbokazi, J B Mthethwa, Z P Mtetwa, N D Mngomezulu, R C Gevers, J Dvr Lourens, T C Shabalala

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr R P Mnguni
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Sanele Mngwengwe
    Communications Officer: Ms Z T Mazibuko
    LED Officer: K S Mkhwanazi
    Other Senior Management: Mr S R Ntuli (Director: Planning and Development), Mr S Cele (Director: Infrastructure Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 89 61482 053
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 41.3%40.0%
    Population 15 to 64 54.2%55.0%
    Population over 65 4.5%5.0%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 84.481.7
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 89.188.2
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.00%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a37.7%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.4%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 12.9%18.3%
    Matric 25.1%22.1%
    Higher education 6.6%4.0%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 17 41516 138
    Average household size 5.15.0
    Female headed households 52.7%52.1%
    Formal dwellings 72.7%74.0%
    Housing owned 62.2%62.6%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.8%5.5%
    Weekly refuse removal 24.9%20.7%
    Piped water inside dwelling 11.9%13.8%
    Electricity for lighting 75.5%62.8%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates6 65814 0567 4006 684
    Service charges18 78819 80719 78814 589
    Investment revenue76298285198
    Transfers recognised - operational55 85058 81053 67344 036
    Other own revenue11 2257 2316 7144 268
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)92 596100 20287 86069 775
    Employee costs44 44437 01230 63127 989
    Remuneration of councillors5 2345 2174 6524 451
    Depreciation & asset impairment-10 8497 6797 428
    Finance charges492--560
    Materials and bulk purchases20 41616 63013 34617 268
    Transfers and grants8 132--3 781
    Other expenditure23 09556 03843 95437 105
    Total Expenditure101 813125 746100 26198 582
    Surplus/(Deficit)(9 217)(25 544)(12 402)(28 807)
    Transfers recognised - capital14 52735 91938 73724 047
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions5 31110 37526 335(4 760)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year5 31110 37526 335(4 760)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure27 60141 487--
    Transfers recognised - capital27 60141 487--
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds----
    Total sources of capital funds27 60141 487--
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets164 34511 1639 2885 420
    Total non current assets301 145279 027228 995207 104
    Total current liabilities148 77634 78119 98426 483
    Total non current liabilities52 63615 4697 9691 901
    Community wealth/Equity264 079239 940210 330184 140
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating11 10828 93633 29618 417
    Net cash from (used) investing(11 205)(29 401)(43 773)(19 090)
    Net cash from (used) financing-69297(248)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end14719(8 715)1 465
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a22 29813 8736 183
    Irregular expendituren/a16 91433 40818 014
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a2 495784385
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 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) 37 01230 63127 98924 77226 327
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 5 2174 6524 4513 7192 918
     
    Total Employee Positions 168215176199178
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 152610152
    Total Vacancy Percentage 8.93%12.09%5.68%7.54%1.12%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 66666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 21000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 1416171711
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 26550
    Community And Social Service Positions 122713814
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 04101
    Finance And Administration Positions 4451415642
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 19391
    Electricity Positions 43477
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00100
    Enviromental Protection Positions 10000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 2425171414
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 46000
    Road Transport Positions 010000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 00000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 20011
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 2448738383
    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 3729570
    Vacant Other Positions 60010

    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? 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 9 9729 9049 8799 4418 898
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 656775756374374

    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? 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 5 1815 1815 1814 8584 854
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

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

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