Collins Chabane Local Municipality (LIM345)

Collins Chabane Local Municipality was established by the amalgamation of portions of Thulamela Local Municipality and Makhado Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. Financial, Employment and Service Delivery information is not yet available for the new municipality. View historical information for Thulamela Local Municipality and Makhado Local Municipality.


    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 5 003km²
    Description: The Collins Chabane Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Vhembe District in the far north of the Limpopo Province. The municipality shares borders with Musina in the north, Thulamela in the north-east, the Mopani District in the south, and Makhado in the west.
     It is one of the four municipalities in the district, making up 20% of its geographical area. It was established by the amalgamation of portions of the Thulamela and Makhado Local Municipalities in August 2016.

    Cities/Towns: Malamulele
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, community services, finance, trade, transport
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    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 60, EFF 6, DA 2, ACDP 1, INDEPENDENT 1, XP 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Ms Joyce Bila
    Other Members of Council: Matome Lebea (Speaker), Miyelani Chauke (Chief Whip)

    Population 347 974328 636
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 36.4%37.7%
    Population 15 to 64 58.5%55.8%
    Population over 65 5.1%6.5%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 71.079.3
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 80.478.8
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.30%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 20.7%22.9%
    Matric 21.3%18.8%
    Higher education 6.8%7.0%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 91 93683 990
    Average household size 3.83.9
    Female headed households 58.0%58.4%
    Formal dwellings 80.1%79.6%
    Housing owned 80.9%62.1%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 7.7%7.1%
    Weekly refuse removal 4.2%7.1%
    Piped water inside dwelling 4.8%9.5%
    Electricity for lighting 93.2%86.3%

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

    All values: R'0002016/17
    Property rates8 102
    Service charges5 004
    Investment revenue4 639
    Transfers recognised - operational218 527
    Other own revenue8 944
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)245 217
    Employee costs28 337
    Remuneration of councillors16 897
    Depreciation & asset impairment-
    Finance charges4
    Materials and bulk purchases694
    Transfers and grants253
    Other expenditure14 657
    Total Expenditure60 841
    Surplus/(Deficit)184 376
    Transfers recognised - capital100 744
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets2 309
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions287 429
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate-
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year287 429
    Capital expenditure74 884
    Transfers recognised - capital74 857
    Public contributions & donations28
    Internally generated funds-
    Total sources of capital funds74 884
    Total current assets217 606
    Total non current assets63 816
    Total current liabilities48 666
    Total non current liabilities-
    Community wealth/Equity232 756
    Net cash from (used) operating302 687
    Net cash from (used) investing(52 301)
    Net cash from (used) financing-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end250 387
    Unauthorised expendituren/a
    Irregular expendituren/a
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a
    SOURCES71 Unaudited

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

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