Mogalakwena Local Municipality (LIM367)
Geography, History and Economy
Mogalakwena Local Municipality is part of Waterberg District Municipality.
MDB code: LIM367
Description: The Mogalakwena Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated in the western quadrant of the Limpopo Province, within the western district of the Waterberg District. It is bordered by Lephalale to the north, Modimolle-Mookgophong to the south, and the Capricorn District in the east. It is one of the five municipalities in the district.
It was established on 5 December 2000 when various municipalities and councils that had previously served the Potgietersrus and surrounding areas were integrated. The following local authorities were amalgamated to form the new municipality: Greater Potgietersrus, Bakenberg and Koedoesrand/Rebone.
Area: 6 156km²
Cities/Towns: Mokopane (Potgietersrus)
Main Economic Sectors: Mining, agricultureThe information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.