ZF Mgcawu District Municipality (DC8)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X6039, Upington, 8800
    Physical: Cnr Nelson Mandela Avenue & Upington 26 Road, Upington
    Tel: 054 337 2800
    Fax: 054 337 2888
    Web: www.zfm-dm.co.za/

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 102 524km²
    Description: The ZF Mgcawu District Municipality (previously Siyanda District Municipality) is a Category C municipality forming the mid-northern section of the Northern Cape Province, bordering with Botswana in the north and Namibia in the west.
     It makes up just under a third of the province's geographical area, of which 65 000km² comprise the vast Kalahari Desert, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and the former Bushmanland. This district comprises five local municipalities: Dawid Kruiper, Kai !Garib, Tsantsabane, !Kheis and Kgatelopele. Upington is the district municipal capital, where the municipal government is located.

    Cities/Towns: Beeshoek, Brandboom, Danielskuil, Eksteenskuil, Groblershoop, Kakamas, Keimoes, Kenhardt, Lime Acres, Mier, Postmasburg, Rietfontein, Upington
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, tourism
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 5, DA 2, COPE 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Abraham Vosloo
    Other Members of Council: Moses Moalosi (Speaker), Samuel Esau (Chairperson: Good Governance and Public Participation Portfolio Committee), J J J Olyn (Chairperson: Service Delivery Portfolio Committee), Hazel Mothibi (Chairperson: Social Economic Development Portfolio Committee), M Bosman (Chairperson: Institutional Development Portfolio Committee)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Elias Ntoba
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Petrus Beukes
    Communications Officer: Ms M Manyehe
    LED Officer: Mr A Tities
    Other Senior Management: Mr D J Van Zyl (Director: Corporate Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 252 692236 783
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 26.9%28.4%
    Population 15 to 64 68.1%66.4%
    Population over 65 5.0%5.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 46.950.5
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 105.0103.0
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.48%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a19.2%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a22.7%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 6.1%9.5%
    Matric 28.5%21.7%
    Higher education 5.1%6.3%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 74 09161 097
    Average household size 3.43.5
    Female headed households 35.5%35.7%
    Formal dwellings 75.9%79.4%
    Housing owned 62.5%49.0%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 65.7%63.9%
    Weekly refuse removal 67.6%70.3%
    Piped water inside dwelling 45.6%48.5%
    Electricity for lighting 85.5%86.6%

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


  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aClean audit outcomeClean audit outcomeClean audit outcome
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates(887)---
    Service charges----
    Investment revenue320306457300
    Transfers recognised - operational53 60252 50249 53549 905
    Other own revenue9 9536433 7142 663
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)62 98853 45153 70652 869
    Employee costs38 03938 69335 28034 177
    Remuneration of councillors3 0753 1903 0782 910
    Depreciation & asset impairment5679931 0871 516
    Finance charges34120220326
    Materials and bulk purchases1 912563667538
    Transfers and grants2 6574 0113 7453 545
    Other expenditure9 45810 94519 20315 565
    Total Expenditure55 74258 51563 27958 575
    Surplus/(Deficit)7 247(5 064)(9 574)(5 707)
    Transfers recognised - capital--7178 985
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions7 247(5 064)(8 857)3 278
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year7 247(5 064)(8 857)3 278
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure3457801 7376 833
    Transfers recognised - capital-4704776 164
    Public contributions & donations--1 260-
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds345310-669
    Total sources of capital funds3457801 7376 833
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets3 7869165 8888 385
    Total non current assets21 47124 11922 24231 880
    Total current liabilities10 69312 91910 51511 733
    Total non current liabilities20 01320 46620 95021 901
    Community wealth/Equity(5 449)(8 350)(3 336)6 631
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating3 405(1 529)71610 449
    Net cash from (used) investing(233)(779)(1 241)(7 034)
    Net cash from (used) financing(62)(894)(1 091)(1 035)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end3 2151053 3074 924
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a2 5666 642-
    Irregular expendituren/a369-77
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a2011621
    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) 38 69335 28034 17729 893
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 3 1903 0782 9102 678
     
    Total Employee Positions 116115116120
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 121351
    Total Vacancy Percentage 10.34%11.30%4.31%0.83%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 4444
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1101
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 2822229
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 111200
    Community And Social Service Positions 5930
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 0000
    Finance And Administration Positions 536662103
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 0050
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 4444
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 1710190
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0000
    Road Transport Positions 0000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    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 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 5020
    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/an/an/an/a
    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
    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? 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/a00
    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
    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? 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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