Joe Morolong Local Municipality (NC451)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X117, Mothibistad, 8474
    Physical: D320 Cardington Road, Churchill Village, Mothibistad
    Tel: 053 773 9300
    Fax: 053 773 9350
    Web: www.joemorolong.gov.za
    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 20 172km²
    Description: Joe Morolong Local Municipality was formerly known as Moshaweng Local Municipality. It is located in the Northern Cape province within John Taolo Gaetsewe District Municipality (previously Kgalagadi District Municipality). The area is mostly rural, with about 60% of it compromising virgin land surface. The village is situated approximately 24km north-east of Kuruman. Although unemployment is high, the municipality has a great deal of potential for developers, especially those interested in ecotourism and conservation.
    Cities/Towns: Hotazel, Santoy, Van Zylsrus
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, community services
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 23, COPE 3, UCDP 2, DA 1
    Mayor: Mosadiwathapelo Dorcas Moremi
    Other Members of Council: Masara Pitso (Speaker), Obaakantse Ernest Leshope (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Tshepo Mac Donald Bloom
    Chief Financial Officer: Mrs Boipelo Dorcas Motlhaping
    Communications Officer: Mrs Lerato Khunou
    LED Officer: Mrs Kgomotso Mabudi
    Other Senior Management: Mr T Gopetse (Director: Corporate Service), Mr V Phiri (Director: Planning and Development), Mr T Tlhaole (Technical Service), Mr E Khokhong (Legal and Compliance)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
    Population 89 530
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 39.40%
    Population 15 to 64 54.20%
    Population over 65 6.40%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 84.60
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 85.50
    Population Growth
    Per annum -0.90%
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) 38.60%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 49.50%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 22.80%
    Higher education 4.10%
    Matric 13.40%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 23 707
    Average household size 3.70
    Female headed households 50.70%
    Formal dwellings 72.50%
    Housing owned 52.50%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 6.00%
    Weekly refuse removal 6.10%
    Piped water inside dwelling 9.10%
    Electricity for lighting 81.80%

    Source: Census 2011 Municipal Fact Sheet, published by Statistics South Africa.

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002013/142012/132011/12
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates3616 7863 116
    Service charges16 94917 22312 648
    Investment revenue2503 508319
    Transfers recognised - operational88 68477 60991 936
    Other own revenue2 1193 25524 472
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)108 363108 381132 492
    Employee costs36 92527 63336 543
    Remuneration of councillors7 9116 7189 284
    Depreciation & asset impairment-26 16967 954
    Finance charges890961 421
    Materials and bulk purchases10 7988 9266 320
    Transfers and grants-107 88075 524
    Other expenditure63 75890 152100 816
    Total Expenditure120 283267 575297 862
    Surplus/(Deficit)(11 919)(159 193)(165 370)
    Transfers recognised - capital113 749120 97433 114
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets---
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions101 830(38 219)(132 256)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate---
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year101 830(38 219)(132 256)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure130 111196 778474
    Transfers recognised - capital118 068177 238-
    Public contributions & donations8 58815 462-
    Borrowing---
    Internally generated funds3 4544 078474
    Total sources of capital funds130 111196 778474
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets16 83439 10355 052
    Total non current assets13 5261 061 276610 339
    Total current liabilities66696 704128 339
    Total non current liabilities3 1085 0872 603
    Community wealth/Equity26 586998 588534 449
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating105 377(25 737)699
    Net cash from (used) investing(101 516)10 486(474)
    Net cash from (used) financing(785)(611)(262)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end3 098(2 568)14 337
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a113 332-
    Irregular expendituren/a81 882325
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a372-
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 36 92527 633
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 7 9116 718
     
    Total Employee Positions 264234
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 8377
    Total Vacancy Percentage 31.44%32.91%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 77
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 10
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 1111
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 22
    Community And Social Service Positions 3636
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 1717
    Finance And Administration Positions 10685
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 3216
    Electricity Positions 10
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00
    Enviromental Protection Positions 10
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00
    Health Positions 00
    Vacant Health Positions 00
    Public Safety Positions 140
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 00
    Road Transport Positions 70
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 00
    Sport And Recreation Positions 10
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00
    Waste Management Positions 00
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 00
    Waste Water Management Positions 00
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00
    Water Positions 8095
    Vacant Water Positions 3142
    Other Positions 00
    Vacant Other Positions 00

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
    2012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 24 25024 183
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 24 02023 953
    Inside the yard 4 0203 953
    Less than 200m from yard 15 10015 100
    More than 200m from yard 4 9004 900
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 21 7663 953

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 24 18324 183
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 8 19623 204

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 18 94518 250
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 6950
    Flush toilet - septic tank 250250
    Ventilated pit latrine 18 00018 000
    Bucket system 00
    Other 00
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 979979
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00

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

  • LINKS/RESOURCES

    Annual Reports
    Annual Report 2012/13
    Annual Report 2011/12

    Audited Financial Statements
    AFS 2012/13
    AFS 2011/12
    AFS 2010/11

    Integrated Development Plans
    IDP 2012/13

    MFMA Section 71 – Schedule C
    Schedule C 2013/14
    Schedule C 2012/13
    Schedule C 2011/12
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