Mutale Local Municipality (LIM342)

Mutale Local Municipality was disestablished and merged into Musina Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. All information displayed here is historical information relating to the municipality before being disestablished.

Geography, History & Economy

Mutale Local Municipality is part of Vhembe District Municipality.

MDB code: LIM342

Description: Mutale Local Municipality is situated in the far north-eastern part of the Limpopo province, bordering Zimbabwe in the north and Mozambique in the east through the Kruger National Park. The municipality serves almost entirely rural communities.
 The municipality is rich with natural resources, including minerals such as gold, diamonds, nickel, coal and magnesium. With such mineral resources, the municipality boasts the Tshikondeni Coal Mine. The Mutale Municipality also has an abundance of tourism resources.

Area: 3 886km²

Main Economic Sectors: Mining, tourism

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