Nama Khoi Local Municipality (NC062)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 17, Springbok, 8240
    Physical: 4 Namakwa Street, Springbok
    Tel: 027 718 8100
    Fax: 027 712 1635
    Web: www.namakhoi.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 17 989km²
    Description: The Nama Khoi Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated on the north-western side of the Northern Cape Province in the Namakwa District. It is one of the six municipalities that make up the district. Nama and Khoisan people occupied this area for hundreds of years.
     The town of Springbok is the administrative centre. Springbok is the most densely populated area, is close to the N1, and functions as the sub-regional centre for administrative, commercial and higher-order social facilities. Mining used to form the backbone of the economy, with tourism being seen as the new frontier for economic development.

    Cities/Towns: Bulletrap, Carolusberg, Concordia, Kleinzee, Komaggas, Nababeep, O'Kiep, Springbok, Steinkopf
    Main Economic Sectors: Mining, tourism, government departments, private sector
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 8, DA 7, COPE 1, KSR 1
    Controlling Party: ANC/KSR Coalition
    Mayor: Mr Lorenzo Faber
    Other Members of Council: Ms D Joseph (Speaker), Ms Gillian Peters (ANC Chief Whip), Wouter Jordaan (DA Chief Whip), F Van Wyk (COPE)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Ms Samantha Titus (Acting)
    Chief Financial Officer: William Bowers (Acting)
    Communications Officer: Dereck Cloete
    LED Officer: Russel Hartley
    Other Senior Management: Jacques Cloete (HOD: Technical Services), Trevor Beukes (Acting HOD: Electrical Services), Brandon Love (Acting HOD: Corporate Services), Russel Hartley (Acting HOD: Community Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 46 51247 041
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 21.4%24.9%
    Population 15 to 64 68.1%66.9%
    Population over 65 10.5%8.2%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 46.849.4
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 96.497.4
    Population Growth
    Per annum -0.26%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a22.9%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a30.1%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 1.4%2.2%
    Matric 23.6%20.0%
    Higher education 7.6%7.9%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 14 54613 193
    Average household size 3.23.4
    Female headed households 41.0%39.2%
    Formal dwellings 93.5%94.7%
    Housing owned 81.3%72.5%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 74.2%63.5%
    Weekly refuse removal 89.2%89.4%
    Piped water inside dwelling 79.8%74.9%
    Electricity for lighting 95.8%93.7%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates34 18835 81429 05721 143
    Service charges113 54096 775104 91494 434
    Investment revenue1 7851 5327072 416
    Transfers recognised - operational49 55939 00266 79235 335
    Other own revenue14 5159 7469 04310 285
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)213 585182 869210 514163 614
    Employee costs76 09164 17469 08163 517
    Remuneration of councillors5 0584 7394 4464 685
    Depreciation & asset impairment40 01538 16738 38215 625
    Finance charges2 9467 0855012 704
    Materials and bulk purchases93 82388 43088 50780 451
    Transfers and grants--7 7964 120
    Other expenditure37 81651 27182 05924 072
    Total Expenditure255 750253 867290 773195 174
    Surplus/(Deficit)(42 164)(70 998)(80 260)(31 560)
    Transfers recognised - capital15 3398 027-24 618
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(26 825)(62 971)(80 260)(6 943)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(26 825)(62 971)(80 260)(6 943)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure21 11614 87421 85721 684
    Transfers recognised - capital20 06514 64319 41617 418
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds1 0502312 4414 266
    Total sources of capital funds21 11614 87421 85721 684
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets50 51753 46547 12155 937
    Total non current assets609 287574 637608 783386 836
    Total current liabilities195 006192 499157 855109 185
    Total non current liabilities43 32839 61236 96733 636
    Community wealth/Equity421 470395 992461 082299 952
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating10 24824 73229 70329 128
    Net cash from (used) investing(21 127)(11 743)(20 788)(30 362)
    Net cash from (used) financing(147)(2 193)(1 781)(4 236)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end18 99530 02019 22412 091
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a33 968n/an/a
    Irregular expendituren/a40 413n/an/a
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a6 875n/an/a
    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) 64 17469 08163 51753 431
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 4 7394 4464 6854 227
     
    Total Employee Positions 390429346342
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 91400
    Total Vacancy Percentage 23.33%0.93%0.00%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 5999
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 3400
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 0000
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0000
    Community And Social Service Positions 45403733
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 16000
    Finance And Administration Positions 9710711187
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 11000
    Electricity Positions 17181116
    Vacant Electricity Positions 2000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 27352822
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 4000
    Road Transport Positions 30552021
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 11000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 59624850
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 17000
    Waste Water Management Positions 38403035
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 7000
    Water Positions 33252537
    Vacant Water Positions 12000
    Other Positions 39382732
    Vacant Other Positions 8000

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a63.94n/a63.47
    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 12 48912 23412 11411 996
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 11 83811 61411 52111 414
    Inside the yard 11 83811 61411 51311 404
    Less than 200m from yard 00810
    More than 200m from yard 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 9754 3724 2504 552

    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? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 11 99611 87912 09412 036
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 9754 3724 2504 552

    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 10 84810 66311 50011 125
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 5 9095 8416 6906 690
    Flush toilet - septic tank 1 9401 9181 9301 564
    Ventilated pit latrine 2 3972 4012 3652 384
    Bucket system 26255455
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 9754 3724 2504 552

    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 11 03910 91311 32211 322
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 9754 3724 2504 552

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

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