KwaDukuza Local Municipality (KZN292)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 72, KwaDukuza, 4450
    Physical: 14 Chief Albert Luthuli Street, KwaDukuza
    Tel: 032 437 5000
    Fax: 032 437 5098
    Web: www.kwadukuza.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 735km²
    Description: The KwaDukuza Local Municipality is a Category B municipality located within the iLembe District in the KwaZulu-Natal Province. It stretches from the Zinkwazi River in the north to the Tongaat River in the south. It is one of the four municipalities that make up the district. KwaDukuza (previously Stanger) is the district node and dominant commercial centre in the iLembe District.
     The KwaDukuza Municipality occupies a coastal and inland stretch of approximately 50km in length and 14km in width, with a variety of clustered and ad hoc settlements and small towns. The municipality is linked with a well-developed network of roads and rail infrastructure. The key feature of KwaDukuza is the N2 Development Corridor.

    Cities/Towns: Dolphin Coast/Ballito, KwaDukuza, Nkwazi/Zinkwazi Beach
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, tourism
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  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 36, DA 11, IFP 4, EFF 2, INDEPENDENT 2, AIC 1, ALJAMA 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mr Ricardo Mthembu
    Other Members of Council: Miss P Zulu (Speaker), Mrs D Govender (Deputy Mayor)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Nhlanhla Mdakane
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Shamir Rajcoomar
    Communications Officer: Mr Sifiso Zulu (Director: Corporate Communications)
    LED Officer: Mr M Zulu
    Other Senior Management: Sikhumbuzo Hlongwane (Executive Director: Economic Development, Planning and LED), Mandla Manzini (Chief Operations Officer), Siyabonga Khanyile (Community Services and Electrical Engineering), Cecil Viramuthu (Community Safety), Sithembiso Kubheka (Corporate Services), Muzi Sithole (Civil Engineering)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 276 719231 187
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 27.7%29.0%
    Population 15 to 64 67.4%66.7%
    Population over 65 4.9%4.3%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 48.450.0
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 97.597.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum 4.09%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a25.0%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a30.8%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 6.8%9.8%
    Matric 36.4%28.4%
    Higher education 8.5%8.6%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 91 28470 284
    Average household size 3.03.2
    Female headed households 39.1%36.7%
    Formal dwellings 82.1%80.9%
    Housing owned 62.9%41.5%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 30.4%33.7%
    Weekly refuse removal 55.6%60.7%
    Piped water inside dwelling 28.5%33.6%
    Electricity for lighting 94.6%90.2%

    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 findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates371 650322 015283 784267 642247 125
    Service charges771 019679 429621 653574 483510 312
    Investment revenue30 87130 41030 49121 70021 099
    Transfers recognised - operational127 252122 593119 744100 14294 371
    Other own revenue79 37290 007114 25587 44279 433
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)1 380 1641 244 4531 169 9261 051 410952 340
    Employee costs316 091282 807251 404227 441203 443
    Remuneration of councillors18 91018 54417 61216 60815 130
    Depreciation & asset impairment69 78969 20159 65149 45242 049
    Finance charges24 51524 88019 80811 6018 135
    Materials and bulk purchases614 263551 977471 655435 558393 795
    Transfers and grants40 7156 10020 75232 89920 620
    Other expenditure222 000257 945226 049177 774171 082
    Total Expenditure1 306 2831 211 4551 066 931951 334854 255
    Surplus/(Deficit)73 88132 998102 995100 07698 086
    Transfers recognised - capital79 20886 26373 99541 50921 012
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets---5 025-
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions153 089119 261176 990146 611119 098
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate-----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year153 089119 261176 990146 611119 098
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure260 115318 125245 561260 066107 117
    Transfers recognised - capital78 98675 40939 68541 50917 441
    Public contributions & donations3 5583 66315 1955 02518 429
    Borrowing4 26016 31674 73913 15025 870
    Internally generated funds173 311222 737115 942200 38245 377
    Total sources of capital funds260 115318 125245 561260 066107 117
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets551 443617 094668 110654 754621 648
    Total non current assets2 026 5291 841 9281 659 0811 148 909892 234
    Total current liabilities265 622282 473258 542286 936259 184
    Total non current liabilities335 531345 494298 857232 156177 061
    Community wealth/Equity1 976 8191 831 0541 769 7921 284 5721 077 635
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating200 096194 009162 565199 143182 457
    Net cash from (used) investing(260 031)(314 905)(230 301)(254 944)(82 989)
    Net cash from (used) financing(13 462)32 67965 75669 22526 136
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end378 776452 173540 391542 371528 947
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a26 094---
    Irregular expendituren/a194 06986 44246 58745 435
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a-434--
    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) 282 807251 404227 441203 443178 976
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 18 54417 61216 60815 13014 021
     
    Total Employee Positions 1 0959989821 0931 052
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 745269201158
    Total Vacancy Percentage 6.76%5.21%7.03%18.39%15.02%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 888811
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 01224
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 2525252524
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 88889
    Community And Social Service Positions 198193196168191
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 7051117
    Finance And Administration Positions 210240206229232
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 15893918
    Electricity Positions 149142119162147
    Vacant Electricity Positions 1717133631
    Enviromental Protection Positions 7305500
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00100
    Health Positions 111070
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 281272270254294
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 1716105779
    Road Transport Positions 597562052
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 701200
    Sport And Recreation Positions 24220
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 8938389631
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 329140
    Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Water Positions 00000
    Vacant Water Positions 00000
    Other Positions 0001490
    Vacant Other Positions 000340

    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 62 31958 00045 34540 94140 941
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 15 06914 61815 28414 44336 562

    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? YesYesYesNoYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 30 00030 00029 24029 24029 978
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 12 13211 97715 28411 82729 955

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

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