eDumbe Local Municipality (KZN261)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X308, Paulpietersburg, 3180
    Physical: 10 Hoog Street, Paulpietersburg
    Tel: 034 995 1650
    Fax: 034 995 1192
    Web: www.edumbe.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 1 943km²
    Description: The eDumbe Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Zululand District in the north-western part of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. It borders with the Mpumalanga Province in the north. It is the smallest of the five municipalities that make up the district, accounting for 13% of its geographical area.
     The location of the head office is in Paulpietersburg, which is 50km north of Vryheid and 59km south of Mkhondo (previously Piet Retief). The municipal area of jurisdiction is demarcated into eight wards that are predominantly rural in nature.

    Cities/Towns: Paulpietersburg
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, forestry and fishing (22.42%), wholesale and retail trade, catering and accomodation (15.38%), mining (14.76%), general government services (13.30%), finance and business services (9.93%), manufacturing (8.07%), community, social and personal services (7.39%), construction (6.44%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 8, DA 5, IFP 3
    Controlling Party: Hung Municipality
    Mayor: Mr S J Kunene
    Other Members of Council: N D Ndlangamandla (Deputy Mayor), Mrs S T Hlatshwayo (Speaker), N D Sibiya (Exco Member), H H Vilakazi (MPAC Chair), D F Sukazi, D D Maseko, M S Zulu, D Masondo, M S E Mbokazi, J B Mthethwa, Z P Mtetwa, N D Mngomezulu, R C Gevers, J Dvr Lourens, T C Shabalala

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr T V Mkhize
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Sanele Mngwengwe
    Communications Officer: Ms Z T Mazibuko
    LED Officer: K S Mkhwanazi
    Other Senior Management: Mr S R Ntuli (Director: Planning and Development), Mr S Cele (Director: Infrastructure Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 89 61482 053
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 41.3%40.0%
    Population 15 to 64 54.2%55.0%
    Population over 65 4.5%5.0%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 84.481.7
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 89.188.2
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.00%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a37.7%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a45.4%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 12.9%18.3%
    Matric 25.1%22.1%
    Higher education 6.6%4.0%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 17 41516 138
    Average household size 5.15.0
    Female headed households 52.7%52.1%
    Formal dwellings 72.7%74.0%
    Housing owned 62.2%62.6%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.8%5.5%
    Weekly refuse removal 24.9%20.7%
    Piped water inside dwelling 11.9%13.8%
    Electricity for lighting 75.5%62.8%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME Financially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates14 0567 4006 6847 134
    Service charges19 80719 78814 58935 139
    Investment revenue298285198228
    Transfers recognised - operational58 81053 67344 03646 264
    Other own revenue7 2316 7144 26811 921
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)100 20287 86069 775100 686
    Employee costs37 01230 63127 98924 772
    Remuneration of councillors5 2174 6524 4513 719
    Depreciation & asset impairment10 8497 6797 4286 447
    Finance charges--5603 236
    Materials and bulk purchases16 63013 34617 26815 277
    Transfers and grants--3 7813 294
    Other expenditure56 03843 95437 10523 529
    Total Expenditure125 746100 26198 58280 273
    Surplus/(Deficit)(25 544)(12 402)(28 807)20 413
    Transfers recognised - capital35 91938 73724 047-
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions10 37526 335(4 760)20 413
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year10 37526 335(4 760)20 413
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure41 487--2 396
    Transfers recognised - capital41 487--2 396
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds----
    Total sources of capital funds41 487--2 396
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets11 1639 2885 42019 064
    Total non current assets279 027228 995207 104194 589
    Total current liabilities34 78119 98426 48319 891
    Total non current liabilities15 4697 9691 9017 784
    Community wealth/Equity239 940210 330184 140185 978
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating28 93633 29618 417(2 342)
    Net cash from (used) investing(29 401)(43 773)(19 090)(3 253)
    Net cash from (used) financing69297(248)(451)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end719(8 715)1 465(2 386)
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure22 29813 8736 18312 265
    Irregular expenditure16 91433 40818 0145 301
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure2 495784385303
    SOURCES71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2015/162014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 37 01230 63127 98924 77226 327
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 5 2174 6524 4513 7192 918
     
    Total Employee Positions 168215176199178
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 152610152
    Total Vacancy Percentage 8.93%12.09%5.68%7.54%1.12%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 66666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 21000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 1416171711
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 26550
    Community And Social Service Positions 122713814
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 04101
    Finance And Administration Positions 4451415642
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 19391
    Electricity Positions 43477
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00100
    Enviromental Protection Positions 10000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00000
    Health Positions 00000
    Vacant Health Positions 00000
    Public Safety Positions 2425171414
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 46000
    Road Transport Positions 010000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 00000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 20011
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00000
    Waste Management Positions 2448738383
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 00000
    Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00000
    Water Positions 00000
    Vacant Water Positions 00000
    Other Positions 3729570
    Vacant Other Positions 60010

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2015/162014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/an/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 00000
    Inside the yard 00000
    Less than 200m from yard 00000
    More than 200m from yard 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 9 9729 9049 8799 4418 898
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 656775756374374

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 00000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 00000
    Ventilated pit latrine 00000
    Bucket system 00000
    Other 00000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 5 1815 1815 1814 8584 854
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00000

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

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