Maruleng Local Municipality (LIM335)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 627, Hoedspruit, 1380
    Physical: 64 Springbok Street, Hoedspruit
    Tel: 015 793 2409
    Fax: 015 793 2341
    Web: www.maruleng.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 3 244km²
    Description: The Maruleng Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated in the south-eastern quadrant of the Limpopo Province within the Mopani District. The Maruleng Municipality is bordered by Ba-Phalaborwa and Tzaneen to the north, Tubatse and Bushbuckridge to the south, the Kruger National Park to the east, and Lepelle-Nkumpi to the west. It is one of five municipalities in the district.
     The main access points to the municipal area are considered to be Mica in the north, Klaserie and the Strijdom Tunnel in the south, and Ofcolaco in the west. The town of Hoedspruit can be considered the administrative and economic centre of the area. It is also the location of the Hoedspruit Air Force Base.

    Cities/Towns: Hoedspruit
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 15, EFF 5, CIVIC WARRIORS OF MARULENG 3, DA 3, INDEPENDENT 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Mafura Happy Thobejane
    Other Members of Council: Joyce Mahlo (Speaker), Lazarus Mongadi (Chief Whip)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Ms Khensani Sithole (Acting)
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Eddy Makamu
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 99 94695 328
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 31.7%34.3%
    Population 15 to 64 64.2%60.4%
    Population over 65 4.1%5.3%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 55.765.4
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 85.985.1
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.08%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 13.3%20.4%
    Matric 20.9%18.3%
    Higher education 10.0%6.6%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 29 00724 689
    Average household size 3.43.7
    Female headed households 50.5%53.5%
    Formal dwellings 95.2%96.0%
    Housing owned 51.2%24.5%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 3.4%8.3%
    Weekly refuse removal 5.2%5.8%
    Piped water inside dwelling 10.8%11.1%
    Electricity for lighting 95.1%90.5%

    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 findingsQualified audit opinionFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates32 09329 36912 59411 306
    Service charges2 5863 1792 5642 548
    Investment revenue4 4012 8821 6101 054
    Transfers recognised - operational100 11876 72468 06264 242
    Other own revenue8 1028 1326 3135 815
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)147 301120 28791 14484 965
    Employee costs45 25338 89930 70533 628
    Remuneration of councillors9 5117 8057 6657 359
    Depreciation & asset impairment29 52828 84624 72926 737
    Finance charges4688665
    Materials and bulk purchases2 3722 2672 1101 877
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure58 09665 47040 22927 831
    Total Expenditure144 806143 295105 52497 496
    Surplus/(Deficit)2 495(23 009)(14 380)(12 530)
    Transfers recognised - capital30 06834 83027 86927 885
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions32 56411 82213 48915 355
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year32 56411 82213 48915 355
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure44 01940 12143 905-
    Transfers recognised - capital33 97834 83036 394-
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds10 0425 2917 512-
    Total sources of capital funds44 01940 12143 905-
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets113 40768 92566 98851 971
    Total non current assets309 873294 088289 134363 078
    Total current liabilities43 18616 71718 87714 683
    Total non current liabilities7 2415 9024 47812 610
    Community wealth/Equity372 854340 393332 766387 756
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating84 76954 49546 66448 404
    Net cash from (used) investing(52 291)(40 146)(32 841)(38 715)
    Net cash from (used) financing(208)(181)(256)-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end89 54357 27343 10529 539
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure6 808---
    Irregular expenditure3 2425 33917 5876 485
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure4281 2581 828-
    SOURCES71 AuditedS71 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 89930 70533 62828 017
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 7 8057 6657 3596 846
     
    Total Employee Positions 145201175194
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 8523553
    Total Vacancy Percentage 5.52%25.87%20.00%27.32%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 6666
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1231
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 4161119
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 1508
    Community And Social Service Positions 17302824
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 0535
    Finance And Administration Positions 61845758
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 6261219
    Electricity Positions 8300
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0200
    Enviromental Protection Positions 001214
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0067
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 17152323
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0154
    Road Transport Positions 10101210
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0423
    Sport And Recreation Positions 1100
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 15808
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0202
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0181417
    Vacant Water Positions 0114
    Other Positions 6101215
    Vacant Other Positions 0430

    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? YesYesYesYes
    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? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 24 18224 18223 47023 470
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 2 4631 7391 7391 771

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    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? 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 1 6881 6881 6661 265
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

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

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