Greater Tubatse Local Municipality (LIM475)

Greater Tubatse Local Municipality was disestablished and merged with Fetakgomo Local Municipality to establish Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. All information displayed here is historical information relating to the municipality before being disestablished.

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 206, Burgersfort, 1150
    Physical: 1 Kastania Street, Greater Tubatse
    Tel: 013 231 1000
    Fax: 013 231 7467
    Web: www.tubatse.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 4 602km²
    Description: Greater Tubatse Local Municipality is located north of the N4 highway, Middelburg, Belfast and Mbombela (previously Nelspruit), and east of the N1 highway, Groblersdal and Polokwane (previously Pietersburg).
     The area of jurisdiction is known as the Middelveld as it is located between the Highveld and Lowveld regions. It forms part of the Sekhukhune District Municipality in the Limpopo province. The district also includes Elias Motsoaledi, Ephraim Mogale, Fetakgomo and Makhuduthamaga. The area was established after the local government elections of 2000 as an outflow of the municipal demarcation process. It comprises 29 wards represented by one councillor per ward, and is administered by a local municipality that has its main offices in Burgersfort.
     The vast majority of the area is made up of villages that are scattered throughout, particularly, the northern part of the municipality. There is one main municipal office and there are three satellite municipal offices. The main office is located at Burgersfort and the satellite offices are located at GaMapodile, Praktiseer and Ohrigstad.

    Cities/Towns: Burgersfort, Ohrigstad, Steelpoort
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, trade, tourism, manufacturing
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 50, COPE 3, DA 3, PAC 2, INDEPENDENT 2, APC 1, UDM 1
    Management information is purely historical. This municipality has been disestablished.
    Mayor: Ralepane Mamekoa
    Other Members of Council: Q M Moeng (Speaker), Vincent Shoba (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mrs Adelaide Monyepao (Acting)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      2011
    Population 335 676
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 34.5%
    Population 15 to 64 60.4%
    Population over 65 5.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 65.6
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 91.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) 50.3%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 59.6%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 15.1%
    Matric 22.6%
    Higher education 6.6%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 83 199
    Average household size 3.9
    Female headed households 46.9%
    Formal dwellings 83.2%
    Housing owned 53.9%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 6.3%
    Weekly refuse removal 7.9%
    Piped water inside dwelling 9.5%
    Electricity for lighting 75.7%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionAdverse audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates96 88882 98286 207n/a
    Service charges9 4048 7317 079n/a
    Investment revenue5 3446 164339n/a
    Transfers recognised - operational233 268183 932232 927n/a
    Other own revenue11 15668 10912 014n/a
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)356 060349 917338 567n/a
    Employee costs99 05784 21780 194n/a
    Remuneration of councillors19 91918 12217 229n/a
    Depreciation & asset impairment-106 170-n/a
    Finance charges1 1724 6301 294n/a
    Materials and bulk purchases12 1725 368-n/a
    Transfers and grants(0)3 7353 127n/a
    Other expenditure104 526235 13399 650n/a
    Total Expenditure236 846457 374201 494n/a
    Surplus/(Deficit)119 214(107 457)137 073n/a
    Transfers recognised - capital125 423129 552-n/a
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets---n/a
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions244 63722 094137 073n/a
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate---n/a
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year244 63722 094137 073n/a
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure159 04055 502-n/a
    Transfers recognised - capital147 75053 913-n/a
    Public contributions & donations11 2901 589-n/a
    Borrowing---n/a
    Internally generated funds---n/a
    Total sources of capital funds159 04055 502-n/a
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets346 994315 009203 198n/a
    Total non current assets1 404 7271 490 859753 139n/a
    Total current liabilities16 072118 64069 854n/a
    Total non current liabilities14 84937 05335 789n/a
    Community wealth/Equity1 720 8001 650 174850 694n/a
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating207 221144 37485 675n/a
    Net cash from (used) investing(159 040)(55 502)(2 197)n/a
    Net cash from (used) financing1 559(359)(44 390)n/a
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end49 740197 25539 089n/a
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a1 4239 61277 687
    Irregular expendituren/a130 21259 78671 272
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a1 531152126
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 UnauditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 84 21780 194n/a68 503
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 18 12217 229n/a15 095
     
    Total Employee Positions 268267248276
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 28371933
    Total Vacancy Percentage 10.45%13.86%7.66%11.96%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 8766
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 5211
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 20212121
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 1312
    Community And Social Service Positions 29484851
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 4726
    Finance And Administration Positions 901119099
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 1115412
    Electricity Positions 2222
    Vacant Electricity Positions 1111
    Enviromental Protection Positions 41020
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0001
    Health Positions 0020
    Vacant Health Positions 0010
    Public Safety Positions 40251921
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 1720
    Road Transport Positions 4019150
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 1110
    Sport And Recreation Positions 2111
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 161011
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0003
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 06711
    Vacant Water Positions 0001
    Other Positions 32202730
    Vacant Other Positions 4169

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 0000
    Inside the yard 0000
    Less than 200m from yard 0000
    More than 200m from yard 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 66 62766 62762 98462 982
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 3479 2929 2926 067

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a0
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 0000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 0000
    Ventilated pit latrine 0000
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 4 9874 9234 9194 847
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 347305727

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    LIBSA Business Linkage.

    Key Investment Opportunities

    Development of three shopping malls.
  • LINKS/RESOURCES
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