Dr Pixley Ka Isaka Seme Local Municipality (MP304)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X9011, Volksrust, 2470
    Physical: Cnr Adelaide Tambo Street & Dr Nelson Mandela Drive, Volksrust
    Tel: 017 734 6100
    Fax: 086 630 2209
    Web: www.pixleykaseme.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 5 227km²
    Description: The Dr Pixley Ka Isaka Seme Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Gert Sibande District in the Mpumalanga Province. It is bordered by Msukaligwa in the north, the Free State and KwaZulu-Natal Provinces in the south, Mkhondo in the east, and Lekwa in the west. It is one of the seven municipalities that make up the district, accounting for 16% of its geographical area.
     The municipality is named after Pixley Ka Isaka Seme, a founder and president of the African National Congress. Volksrust is the seat of the municipality.

    Cities/Towns: Amersfoort, Perdekop, Volksrust, Wakkerstroom
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture (20%), trade (19.9%), community services (16.4%), construction (12.1%), finance (5.9%), manufacturing (4.6%), transport (4.4%), utilities (3.8%), mining (2.2%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 17, DA 2, EFF 1, IFP 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr Phalaborwa Vincent Malatsi
    Other Members of Council: I L Mkhwanazi (Speaker)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr P B Malebye
    Communications Officer: Mr Sibonelo Ndlhela
    LED Officer: Ms Khosi Jezile
    Other Senior Management: Mr Benson Shabalala (HOD: Corporate Services), Mr Hansco Banda (HOD: Community Services), Ms Zonke Siwundla (HOD: Infrastructure)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 85 39583 235
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 32.7%34.9%
    Population 15 to 64 61.2%59.4%
    Population over 65 6.2%5.7%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 63.568.3
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 91.090.4
    Population Growth
    Per annum 0.58%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a36.1%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.1%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 17.6%19.3%
    Matric 29.6%24.7%
    Higher education 6.1%7.3%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 22 54619 838
    Average household size 3.84.1
    Female headed households 47.1%45.1%
    Formal dwellings 88.9%76.8%
    Housing owned 61.7%40.0%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 64.8%62.5%
    Weekly refuse removal 53.2%62.0%
    Piped water inside dwelling 23.7%38.9%
    Electricity for lighting 86.8%85.2%

    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 findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates40 45433 06030 12920 681
    Service charges107 41291 28993 14079 291
    Investment revenue5 1335 6343 0892 618
    Transfers recognised - operational86 10696 27287 82594 990
    Other own revenue43 64834 01445 84122 280
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)282 753260 269260 023219 860
    Employee costs70 06667 11271 04066 578
    Remuneration of councillors7 5837 4646 9826 517
    Depreciation & asset impairment-28 70133 87224 406
    Finance charges-398--
    Materials and bulk purchases69 88979 09958 89645 047
    Transfers and grants11 0201 634-2 030
    Other expenditure39 25769 372170 09169 451
    Total Expenditure197 815253 781340 880214 029
    Surplus/(Deficit)84 9386 488(80 857)5 832
    Transfers recognised - capital-32 83723 586-
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets--(1 531)-
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions84 93839 324(58 802)5 832
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year84 93839 324(58 802)5 832
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure28 49127 28133 677-
    Transfers recognised - capital24 85927 28132 951-
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds3 632-726-
    Total sources of capital funds28 49127 28133 677-
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets244 090167 662106 511208 862
    Total non current assets723 327716 693717 876686 939
    Total current liabilities82 50856 14343 96886 206
    Total non current liabilities123 715127 063112 3922 933
    Community wealth/Equity761 193701 149668 027806 662
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating20 50555 83136 559-
    Net cash from (used) investing(29 070)(28 344)(27 757)-
    Net cash from (used) financing----
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end29 07682 88755 400-
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a---
    Irregular expendituren/a14 48422 0653 952
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a21174
    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) 67 11271 04066 57858 36558 895
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 7 4646 9826 5176 0865 536
     
    Total Employee Positions 116103380368360
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 3118654727
    Total Vacancy Percentage 26.72%17.48%17.11%12.77%7.50%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 55555
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 00104
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 126192118
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 60052
    Community And Social Service Positions 00283434
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 006105
    Finance And Administration Positions 8992554847
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 2518310
    Electricity Positions 00191615
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00632
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 00422520
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 00702
    Road Transport Positions 100656262
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 001753
    Sport And Recreation Positions 00363333
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00454
    Waste Management Positions 00514848
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 001360
    Waste Water Management Positions 00303333
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00232
    Water Positions 00302827
    Vacant Water Positions 00681
    Other Positions 0001518
    Vacant Other Positions 00012

    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/a43.40n/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0020 41720 41720 413
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 0019 48619 48619 482
    Inside the yard 0016 33616 33616 022
    Less than 200m from yard 001 0551 055942
    More than 200m from yard 002 0952 0952 518
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 004 0152 4003 118

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0017 26215 01014 800
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 004 0152 4003 118

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a0n/a0
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0022 36522 36522 206
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 0016 33616 33615 986
    Flush toilet - septic tank 00484484484
    Ventilated pit latrine 004 6144 6144 299
    Bucket system 00000
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 004 0152 4003 118

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0014 33614 33612 708
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 004 0152 4003 118

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

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