Nkomazi Local Municipality (MP324)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X101, Malalane, 1320
    Physical: 9 Park Street, Malalane
    Tel: 013 790 0245
    Fax: 013 790 0886
    Web: www.nkomazi.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 4 787km²
    Description: The Nkomazi Local Municipality is a Category B municipality located in the eastern part of the Ehlanzeni District in the Mpumalanga Province. The municipality is strategically placed between Swaziland (north of Swaziland) and Mozambique (east of Mozambique). It is also bounded by Kruger National Park to the north and City of Mbombela Local Municipality to the west.
     It is the smallest of four municipalities in the district, making up 17% of its geographical area. It is linked with Swaziland by two provincial roads, and with Mozambique by a railway line and the main national road (N4), which forms the Maputo Corridor.

    Cities/Towns: Komatipoort, Malalane, Marloth Park
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, tourism
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 54, EFF 7, DA 4
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Ms T S Khoza
    Other Members of Council: Million Robert Shongwe (Speaker), Simeon Mabuza (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Dan Ngwenya
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 410 907393 030
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 38.0%35.4%
    Population 15 to 64 58.3%60.5%
    Population over 65 3.6%4.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 71.465.4
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 91.089.9
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.01%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 17.7%25.4%
    Matric 29.6%25.5%
    Higher education 6.5%6.4%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 103 96596 202
    Average household size 4.03.9
    Female headed households 45.4%45.6%
    Formal dwellings 91.7%92.3%
    Housing owned 84.0%65.6%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 4.0%7.6%
    Weekly refuse removal 17.5%20.2%
    Piped water inside dwelling 5.6%20.9%
    Electricity for lighting 95.1%83.3%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates77 443108 51164 11759 401
    Service charges77 220101 12076 85269 205
    Investment revenue3 3821 2021 7943 048
    Transfers recognised - operational424 917387 633314 428265 846
    Other own revenue55 82468 93730 51446 837
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)638 786667 404487 705444 337
    Employee costs257 713254 591224 272198 688
    Remuneration of councillors19 72020 28918 74118 233
    Depreciation & asset impairment-61 57549 57850 054
    Finance charges3 1985 1281 8221 182
    Materials and bulk purchases91 61395 14359 35254 728
    Transfers and grants-23141-
    Other expenditure191 550261 022249 723176 258
    Total Expenditure563 794697 980603 529499 143
    Surplus/(Deficit)74 993(30 576)(115 824)(54 807)
    Transfers recognised - capital-260 871169 433152 347
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions74 993230 29553 60997 541
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year74 993230 29553 60997 541
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure208 771231 556-n/a
    Transfers recognised - capital192 093202 389-n/a
    Public contributions & donations---n/a
    Borrowing---n/a
    Internally generated funds16 67829 167-n/a
    Total sources of capital funds208 771231 556-n/a
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets390 614204 421112 50268 252
    Total non current assets2 032 4001 788 1061 512 4181 408 983
    Total current liabilities705 499277 903230 608133 329
    Total non current liabilities1 63954 6452 7223 260
    Community wealth/Equity1 715 8761 659 9781 391 5891 340 646
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating151 669272 736-139 920
    Net cash from (used) investing(226 879)(238 165)-(131 945)
    Net cash from (used) financing-(441)-(1 842)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end(41 791)38 114-7 614
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a118 054118 72436 907
    Irregular expendituren/a32 72456 23048 291
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a4 1211 1072 082
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedAFS

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 254 591224 272198 688182 921
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 20 28918 74118 23312 787
     
    Total Employee Positions 1 2779751 0421 006
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 32900
    Total Vacancy Percentage 0.23%2.97%0.00%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 4666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 33332624
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 3300
    Community And Social Service Positions 1904749317
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 0200
    Finance And Administration Positions 2441035840
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 0800
    Electricity Positions 38362422
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0400
    Enviromental Protection Positions 260530
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 42405122
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0200
    Road Transport Positions 1241348198
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0400
    Sport And Recreation Positions 551505
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 135136143136
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 360011
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 300391268236
    Vacant Water Positions 0600
    Other Positions 503428389
    Vacant Other Positions 0000

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a51.4717.20
    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 79 29673 25166 76164 135
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 77 88071 83565 34562 719
    Inside the yard 60 06860 06810 2996 727
    Less than 200m from yard 11 76711 76755 04655 992
    More than 200m from yard 6 045000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 12 93712 90012 45612 456

    Electricity
    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? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 86 49285 70980 60378 092
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 12 93712 90012 45612 546

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a0
    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 84 36380 03164 28663 779
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 7 3177 3177 3173 931
    Flush toilet - septic tank 2 8672 8671 570999
    Ventilated pit latrine 29 02624 77600
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 43 73743 65553 98357 940
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 12 93712 90000

    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 82 1265 3865 3864 982
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 12 9375 38600

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

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