Sekhukhune District Municipality (DC47)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X8611, Groblersdal, 0470
    Physical: 7A Van Riebeeck Street, Bareki Mall, Groblersdal
    Tel: 013 262 7754
    Fax: 013 262 5849
    Web: www.sekhukhunedistrict.gov.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 13 528km²
    Description: The Sekhukhune District Municipality is a Category C municipality and is located in the Limpopo Province, the northernmost part of South Africa. It lies in the south-eastern part of the province, bordering on the Capricorn and Mopani Districts in the north, Mpumalanga in the south and east, and the Waterberg District in the west.
      The district is the smallest in the province, making up 11% of its geographical area. It is comprised of four local municipalities: Elias Motsoaledi, Ephraim Mogale, Makhuduthamaga and Fetakgomo – Greater Tubatse. The area's towns and villages are serviced by its major river – the Olifants.

    Cities/Towns: Burgersfort, Groblersdal, Marble Hall, Ohrigstad, Roossenekal, Schuinsdraai Nature Reserve, Steelpoort
    Main Economic Sectors: Community services, mining (15-20%), trade (17%), financial and business services (10-12%), agriculture (9.7%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 14, EFF 4, BPSA 1, DA 1 (40% PR Seats)
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Keamotseng Stanley Ramaila
    Other Members of Council: Mrs Machoene Maria Manamela (Speaker), Mr Lepota Tseke (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Ms Mapule Mokoko
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 1 169 7621 076 840
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 32.5%36.0%
    Population 15 to 64 62.1%57.3%
    Population over 65 5.3%6.7%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 61.074.7
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 88.385.9
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.88%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a50.9%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a60.6%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 16.0%20.9%
    Matric 24.3%21.0%
    Higher education 6.4%6.1%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 290 527263 802
    Average household size 4.04.0
    Female headed households 51.2%52.9%
    Formal dwellings 87.6%88.7%
    Housing owned 74.9%58.2%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 5.9%6.3%
    Weekly refuse removal 9.0%8.2%
    Piped water inside dwelling 4.6%9.3%
    Electricity for lighting 89.6%85.9%

    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 findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates----
    Service charges53 17642 25737 53940 454
    Investment revenue11 07610 87810 78711 382
    Transfers recognised - operational449 886478 787410 685376 086
    Other own revenue18 33559 87010 3506 753
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)532 474591 792469 360434 675
    Employee costs289 052266 448236 111216 102
    Remuneration of councillors16 27710 60110 6059 560
    Depreciation & asset impairment61 48463 13654 89051 796
    Finance charges-8644 234624
    Materials and bulk purchases166 517162 563127 33175 431
    Transfers and grants2 7492 6492 109-
    Other expenditure344 664356 997358 948214 385
    Total Expenditure880 742863 259794 228567 899
    Surplus/(Deficit)(348 269)(271 467)(324 868)(133 224)
    Transfers recognised - capital597 820296 223614 736532 768
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions249 55124 756289 868399 544
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year249 55124 756289 868399 544
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure283 016202 344393 858311 965
    Transfers recognised - capital256 625175 025391 923310 893
    Public contributions & donations26 485-1 935-
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds-27 318-1 073
    Total sources of capital funds283 110202 344393 858311 965
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets-330 818442 088549 063
    Total non current assets-2 193 1562 258 6801 971 262
    Total current liabilities-406 998481 530490 730
    Total non current liabilities-28 33025 91322 457
    Community wealth/Equity-2 088 6462 193 3242 007 138
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating98 549386 120281 711(282 701)
    Net cash from (used) investing(125 595)(223 073)(381 370)340 586
    Net cash from (used) financing-(46 662)(426)(643)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end-190 814173 268273 352
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a32 42431 508-
    Irregular expendituren/a138 352105 031179 207
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a85024512
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 266 448236 111216 102185 189
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 10 60110 6059 5606 434
     
    Total Employee Positions 9699779321 059
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 6542360
    Total Vacancy Percentage 0.62%5.53%0.21%33.99%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 8888
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1410
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 39333333
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 3013
    Community And Social Service Positions 1041416693
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 033034
    Finance And Administration Positions 113100166165
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 010031
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 19000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 0000
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0000
    Road Transport Positions 0000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 0003
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 608630588757
    Vacant Water Positions 230292
    Other Positions 7865710
    Vacant Other Positions 0400

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a47.65n/a59.93
    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? YesYesYesNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 218 679201 590178 042257 592
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 211 040200 786178 042256 127
    Inside the yard 46 49028 45323 99623 966
    Less than 200m from yard 56 25236 12593 035138 327
    More than 200m from yard 108 298136 20861 01193 834
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 182 276182 276166 77255 000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/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? YesYesYesNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 164 101149 890134 080119 600
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 18 51018 51018 11718 117
    Flush toilet - septic tank 1 1681 1681 1531 153
    Ventilated pit latrine 143 493129 493114 09199 085
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 129 493129 493114 09149 145

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

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

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