Kareeberg Local Municipality (NC074)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 10, Carnarvon, 8925
    Physical: Hanau Street, Carnarvon
    Tel: 053 382 3012
    Fax: 053 382 3142
    Web: www.kareeberg.co.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 17 702km²
    Description: The Kareeberg Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Pixley Ka Seme District in the Northern Cape Province. It is bordered by the ZF Mgcawu District and Siyathemba in the north, Ubuntu in the south, Emthanjeni in the east, and the Namakwa District in the west.
     It is the second-largest municipality of the eight that make up the district, accounting for 17% of its geographical area. The name originates from a mountain range in the region, the Karee Mountains.

    Cities/Towns: Carnarvon, Vanwyksvlei, Vosburg
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture (33.8%), commercial (10.6%), finance (7.5%), transport (5.9%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 4, DA 2, EFF 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr N S van Wyk
    Other Members of Council: Mr J E Hoorn, Mr B J E Slambee, Mrs G Saal, Mr E Hoorn, Mr G van Louw, Mr W Horne

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr W de Bruin
    LED Officer: Mr J Claasens
    Other Senior Management: Mr A P van Schalkwyk (Manager: Community Services), Mr N J van Zyl (Head: Corporate Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 12 77211 673
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 23.3%29.4%
    Population 15 to 64 69.0%62.5%
    Population over 65 7.8%8.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 45.059.9
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 102.597.2
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.04%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a25.0%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a32.1%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 14.7%18.0%
    Matric 19.7%17.5%
    Higher education 1.9%5.7%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 3 6713 222
    Average household size 3.53.4
    Female headed households 34.5%33.6%
    Formal dwellings 94.2%89.6%
    Housing owned 71.4%51.7%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 69.0%55.6%
    Weekly refuse removal 84.3%70.9%
    Piped water inside dwelling 47.0%41.5%
    Electricity for lighting 83.4%73.6%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates4 8454 6334 4184 4244 498
    Service charges17 28219 75817 95016 99815 672
    Investment revenue1 8011 8081 5571 3351 213
    Transfers recognised - operational21 98322 74219 55217 90617 562
    Other own revenue1 6711 9113 6242 0413 042
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)47 58250 85347 10142 70441 986
    Employee costs12 97117 10116 25313 23712 463
    Remuneration of councillors1 7612 1292 0201 9131 784
    Depreciation & asset impairment-4 3233 0442 7342 562
    Finance charges-7108738121 378
    Materials and bulk purchases8 56810 4469 4138 3997 470
    Transfers and grants8 7578 9768 0187 5367 409
    Other expenditure7 6549 7739 71512 58311 914
    Total Expenditure39 71153 45849 33647 21444 980
    Surplus/(Deficit)7 871(2 605)(2 236)(4 510)(2 994)
    Transfers recognised - capital2 2957 40410 0267 35814 437
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets-----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions10 1664 7997 7912 84811 443
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate-----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year10 1664 7997 7912 84811 443
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure7 73516 98210 0887 66114 454
    Transfers recognised - capital7 73515 51910 0267 35814 437
    Public contributions & donations-----
    Borrowing-----
    Internally generated funds-1 4626230417
    Total sources of capital funds7 73516 98210 0887 66114 454
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets52 38027 05224 88124 62325 328
    Total non current assets135 838125 546122 398117 342112 735
    Total current liabilities24 6064 4725 0615 1044 631
    Total non current liabilities31 00511 30410 72311 81115 048
    Community wealth/Equity132 606136 823131 496125 050118 384
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating(22 850)(21 943)2 1137 02516 027
    Net cash from (used) investing35 52022 792(2 364)(7 625)(14 441)
    Net cash from (used) financing512915915
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end35 97623 25422 37622 61223 203
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a92 7993 397630
    Irregular expendituren/a--7281 818
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a----
    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) 17 10116 25313 23712 46311 034
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 2 1292 0201 9131 7841 688
     
    Total Employee Positions 7277776982
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 80000
    Total Vacancy Percentage 11.11%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 11111
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 00000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 33333
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 00000
    Community And Social Service Positions 100000
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 10000
    Finance And Administration Positions 1922222224
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 10000
    Electricity Positions 22222
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 00000
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 00000
    Road Transport Positions 655618
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 10000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 1111132
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 1224242019
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 30000
    Waste Water Management Positions 156657
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 20000
    Water Positions 33374
    Vacant Water Positions 00000
    Other Positions 00002
    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/a52.91n/a39.35
    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 2 5452 4702 4702 3902 000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 2 3942 3942 3942 3141 924
    Inside the yard 2 3242 3242 3242 2441 854
    Less than 200m from yard 7070707070
    More than 200m from yard 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 4541 2931 2931 2141 172

    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 2 3322 3322 3302 2501 500
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 5021 2931 2931 0741 172

    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 2 5452 4702 4702 4662 000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 1 1881 1881 1881 184888
    Flush toilet - septic tank 758758758758658
    Ventilated pit latrine 308308308308308
    Bucket system 14014014014070
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 4541 2931 2931 2141 172

    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 2 4702 4702 4702 3902 000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 4541 2931 2931 2141 172

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

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