Joe Morolong Local Municipality (NC451)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X117, Mothibistad, 8474
    Physical: D320 Cardington Road, Churchill Village, Mothibistad
    Tel: 053 773 9300
    Fax: 053 773 9350
    Web: www.joemorolong.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 20 172km²
    Description: The Joe Morolong Local Municipality is a Category B municipality located in the Northern Cape Province within the John Taolo Gaetsewe District. It is the largest municipality of the three that make up the district, accounting for three quarters of its geographical area.
     The area is mostly rural, with about 60% of it comprising virgin land surface. The village is situated approximately 24km north-east of Kuruman. Although unemployment is high, the municipality has a great deal of potential for developers, especially those interested in ecotourism and conservation.

    Cities/Towns: Hotazel, Santoy, Van Zylsrus
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, community services
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 21, EFF 6, DA 1, UCDP 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Ms Dineo Leutlwetse
    Other Members of Council: Godfrey Sephekolo (Speaker)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Tshepo Mac Donald Bloom
    Chief Financial Officer: Mrs Boipelo Dorcas Motlhaping
    Communications Officer: Ms Patricia Diketso Maanelo
    Other Senior Management: Mr T Gopetse (Director: Corporate Services), Mr V Phiri (Director: Planning and Development), Mr T Tlhaole (Technical Services), Mr E Khokhong (Legal and Compliance), Mrs Kgomotso Mabudi (Director: Community Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 84 20189 530
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 38.3%39.4%
    Population 15 to 64 54.8%54.2%
    Population over 65 6.8%6.4%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 82.484.6
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 83.185.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum -1.39%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a38.6%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a49.5%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 15.3%22.8%
    Matric 14.9%13.4%
    Higher education 3.9%4.1%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 23 91923 707
    Average household size 3.53.7
    Female headed households 51.5%50.7%
    Formal dwellings 80.1%72.5%
    Housing owned 82.1%52.5%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 5.4%6.0%
    Weekly refuse removal 4.0%6.1%
    Piped water inside dwelling 4.8%9.1%
    Electricity for lighting 84.2%81.8%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME Disclaimer of audit opinionQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates10 41812 1343 3716 786
    Service charges30 94520 55112 50517 223
    Investment revenue2 7061 1552603 508
    Transfers recognised - operational140 729195 24074 25777 609
    Other own revenue10 1555 4094 8493 255
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)194 954234 48995 241108 381
    Employee costs56 71447 44737 02527 633
    Remuneration of councillors7 8188 5317 5046 718
    Depreciation & asset impairment57 11826 49124 32626 169
    Finance charges3 66420223296
    Materials and bulk purchases10 09511 10411 0188 926
    Transfers and grants55 40718 37913 705107 880
    Other expenditure153 670(10 917)63 85890 152
    Total Expenditure344 486101 238157 668267 575
    Surplus/(Deficit)(149 532)133 251(62 426)(159 193)
    Transfers recognised - capital150 19366 249127 472120 974
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions661199 50165 046(38 219)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year661199 50165 046(38 219)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure127 184181 772131 146196 778
    Transfers recognised - capital70 186140 166100 292177 238
    Public contributions & donations8 99026 71229 34015 462
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds48 00814 8931 5144 078
    Total sources of capital funds127 184181 772131 146196 778
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets44 21565 45347 75739 103
    Total non current assets1 689 3411 064 8821 159 3681 061 276
    Total current liabilities89 46558 22552 31196 704
    Total non current liabilities19 8123 3684 1945 087
    Community wealth/Equity1 624 2791 068 7431 150 620998 588
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating161 142174 898149 643(25 737)
    Net cash from (used) investing(127 184)(181 312)(131 146)10 486
    Net cash from (used) financing(649)(638)(1 225)(611)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end17 8778 16414 703(2 568)
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure100 22442 25342 241113 332
    Irregular expenditure7 4601 827-81 882
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure1511183372
    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) 47 44737 02527 63336 543
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 8 5317 5046 7189 284
     
    Total Employee Positions 201179264234
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 32278377
    Total Vacancy Percentage 15.92%15.08%31.44%32.91%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 6677
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0010
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 15151111
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 2422
    Community And Social Service Positions 38123636
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 1721717
    Finance And Administration Positions 638010685
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 8153216
    Electricity Positions 3110
    Vacant Electricity Positions 2000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0010
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 22140
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0000
    Road Transport Positions 3270
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 81310
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 3600
    Waste Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 21100
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 61378095
    Vacant Water Positions 003142
    Other Positions 0000
    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/a57.61n/a33.42
    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 24 25024 25024 25024 183
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 24 02024 02024 02023 953
    Inside the yard 4 0484 0484 0203 953
    Less than 200m from yard 15 57415 57415 10015 100
    More than 200m from yard 4 3984 3984 9004 900
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 9551 95521 7663 953

    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 25 50024 87624 18324 183
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 9885 9888 19623 204

    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? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 19 09519 09518 94518 250
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 1 9011 9016950
    Flush toilet - septic tank 00250250
    Ventilated pit latrine 16 96416 96418 00018 000
    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 1441 144979979
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

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

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