Dr Beyers Naudé Local Municipality (EC101)

Baviaans Local Municipality and Ikwezi Local Municipality were merged into Camdeboo Local Municipality and renamed Dr Beyers Naudé Local Municipality on 3 August 2016. The Financial, Employment and Service Delivery information displayed here only includes figures for Camdeboo Local Municipality. View historic information for Baviaans Local Municipality and Ikwezi Local Municipality.

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 71, Graaff-Reinet, 6280
    Physical: 12 Church Square, Graaff-Reinet
    Tel: 049 807 5700
    Fax: 049 892 4319
    Web: www.camdeboo.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 12 422km²
    Description: Dr Beyers Naudé Local Municipality (previously Camdeboo Local Municipality) is a Category B municipality situated in the Sarah Baartman District in the west of the Eastern Cape Province. It is the largest municipality of seven in the district, making up half of its geographical area.
     Graaff-Reinet, the fourth-oldest town in South Africa and referred to as the ‘Gem of the Karoo', is a hub of agritourism activity. It is the seat of the Municipal Council and is also the centre where the largest concentration of the population live and work. Each town has unique dynamics and attractions that draw visitors from far and wide, some of whom have made this their home.
     The municipality is strategically situated as a portal to the mystical Karoo in an area renowned for its pristine natural environment, rich heritage, and diverse peoples and cultures. The area boasts a number of popular tourist attractions, beautiful landscapes and a healthy climate.

    Cities/Towns: Aberdeen, Adendorp, Graaff-Reinet, Jansenville, Kendrew, Klipplaat, Nieu-Bethesda, Rietbron, Steytlerville, Waterford, Willowmore
    Main Economic Sectors: Community services, agriculture, tourism, finance, transport, trade, manufacturing, construction
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 14, DA 13
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Deon de Vos
    Other Members of Council: Thembisa Nonnies (Speaker), Ms Angeline Booysen (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Rev Noel Pietersen
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 82 19779 292
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 32.9%30.2%
    Population 15 to 64 61.1%62.9%
    Population over 65 6.0%6.8%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 63.658.9
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 95.294.9
    Population Growth
    Per annum 0.82%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 5.4%8.8%
    Matric 25.3%17.6%
    Higher education 5.3%7.3%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 20 74819 922
    Average household size 4.03.7
    Female headed households 40.2%38.7%
    Formal dwellings 95.6%95.3%
    Housing owned 65.6%56.4%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 91.2%78.1%
    Weekly refuse removal 88.3%80.9%
    Piped water inside dwelling 52.5%56.7%
    Electricity for lighting 95.1%92.1%

    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 rates26 97920 10317 17116 867
    Service charges114 052103 04295 59990 870
    Investment revenue8642 2992 5782 101
    Transfers recognised - operational60 87246 00865 83151 953
    Other own revenue5 75011 19614 7327 705
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)208 517182 649195 911169 496
    Employee costs75 41577 83955 36254 581
    Remuneration of councillors4 2864 0863 5052 952
    Depreciation & asset impairment20 38240 97239 78227 604
    Finance charges----
    Materials and bulk purchases55 66347 65443 69741 041
    Transfers and grants18231818
    Other expenditure47 99579 80756 63051 435
    Total Expenditure203 758250 380198 995177 631
    Surplus/(Deficit)4 759(67 731)(3 083)(8 135)
    Transfers recognised - capital-27 392--
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions4 759(40 338)(3 083)(8 135)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year4 759(40 338)(3 083)(8 135)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure28 57728 24037 63318 656
    Transfers recognised - capital16 53414 09019 3839 108
    Public contributions & donations--5 535-
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds12 04314 15012 7159 548
    Total sources of capital funds28 57728 24037 63318 656
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets33 46455 03986 24077 506
    Total non current assets640 944650 070665 559640 881
    Total current liabilities33 62538 03128 63132 743
    Total non current liabilities39 50239 628-23 131
    Community wealth/Equity601 280627 451723 168662 513
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating30 81020 57424 58034 737
    Net cash from (used) investing(28 577)(27 265)(37 230)(18 151)
    Net cash from (used) financing-252254161
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end2 01321 38027 81840 214
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a14 31420 09215 076
    Irregular expendituren/a-1 1641 295
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a1495-
    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) 77 83955 36254 58151 362
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 4 0863 5052 9522 714
     
    Total Employee Positions 372369418357
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 28287610
    Total Vacancy Percentage 7.53%7.59%18.18%2.80%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 4444
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1100
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 86618
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0000
    Community And Social Service Positions 3737198150
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 44280
    Finance And Administration Positions 96917680
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 77170
    Electricity Positions 28283224
    Vacant Electricity Positions 4431
    Enviromental Protection Positions 6600
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 1100
    Health Positions 555501
    Vacant Health Positions 1101
    Public Safety Positions 1515189
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 3330
    Road Transport Positions 585800
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 3300
    Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 30304137
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 00100
    Waste Water Management Positions 00019
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0005
    Water Positions 35354315
    Vacant Water Positions 44153
    Other Positions 0400
    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/a61.01n/a51.65
    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 10 4349 5949 15910 170
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 9 6579 5949 15910 170
    Inside the yard 9 5549 2538 6779 829
    Less than 200m from yard 103341141341
    More than 200m from yard 003410
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 2724 5428 57510 170

    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 12 64811 26413 24413 244
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 3 1822 6502 6501 409

    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 11 81811 81810 64010 040
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 9 5549 25310 2399 639
    Flush toilet - septic tank 527527212212
    Ventilated pit latrine 1 7192 020189189
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 2524 4024 4021 409

    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 8 6538 65310 50510 505
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 2524 5754 5751 409

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    Camdeboo Satellite Aquaculture Project (catfish grown in tunnels, to be canned as pilchards and minced in pouches); development of long distance bus terminal and taxi rank in Goedhals Square.

    Key Investment Opportunities

    Camdeboo Township Tourism – piloting of Royal Block in Umasizakhe as a heritage tourism site and the development of the Heroes Route; the Giant Flag Project – planting of succulent plants and cacti in the colours of the South African flag, in the image of the National flag; solar alternative energy, conferencing facilities and small businesses.
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