Rustenburg Local Municipality (NW373)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 16, Rustenburg, 0300
    Physical: 159 Nelson Mandela & Beyers Naude Streets, Rustenburg
    Tel: 014 590 3111
    Fax: 014 590 3481
    Web: www.rustenburg.gov.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 3 423km²
    Description: The Rustenburg Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Bojanala Platinum District in the North West Province. It is one of the five municipalities in the district. It is home to Boekenhoutfontein, the farm of Paul Kruger, president of the South African Republic.
     Rustenburg is a large town situated at the foot of the Magaliesberg Mountain Range. Rustenburg (meaning ‘town of rest' or ‘resting place') was proclaimed a township in 1851. This large town is situated some 112km north-west and is a 90-minute drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria.
     It is a malaria-free area. It is the fastest growing municipality in South Africa and the most populous municipality in the North West Province.

    Cities/Towns: Hartbeesfontein-A, Phatsima, Rustenburg, Tlhabane
    Main Economic Sectors: Mining, trade
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 43, EFF 24, DA 14, F4SD 4, AIC 1, BCM 1, UDM 1, VF PLUS 1
    Controlling Party: ANC Minority Government
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Mpho Khunou
    Other Members of Council: Sheila Mabale-Huma (Speaker)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr S V Makona (Acting)
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Paul Malatsi (Acting)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 626 522549 575
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 28.1%24.1%
    Population 15 to 64 68.9%72.5%
    Population over 65 3.0%3.4%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 45.237.9
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 120.9121.8
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.98%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a26.4%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a34.7%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 4.7%5.4%
    Matric 34.6%31.0%
    Higher education 7.4%8.9%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 262 576199 044
    Average household size 2.42.5
    Female headed households 24.3%26.4%
    Formal dwellings 68.1%68.7%
    Housing owned 45.0%31.4%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 52.9%52.7%
    Weekly refuse removal 67.1%69.2%
    Piped water inside dwelling 28.5%35.8%
    Electricity for lighting 83.7%83.0%

    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 findingsQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates281 627264 534176 951171 819
    Service charges2 321 0762 085 0801 898 9881 654 305
    Investment revenue22 97239 94034 35458 766
    Transfers recognised - operational256 460344 378415 553945 827
    Other own revenue241 278311 261283 616341 886
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)3 123 4133 045 1932 809 4623 172 602
    Employee costs565 746561 709516 861442 031
    Remuneration of councillors28 32927 59327 23823 721
    Depreciation & asset impairment69 321363 486371 500418 111
    Finance charges73 74369 24542 20642 560
    Materials and bulk purchases1 877 7481 543 8411 543 6211 204 747
    Transfers and grants-4924991 102
    Other expenditure351 104930 2821 045 614846 778
    Total Expenditure2 965 9923 496 6483 547 5382 979 052
    Surplus/(Deficit)157 421(451 455)(738 075)193 551
    Transfers recognised - capital-657 411700 747-
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions157 421205 956(37 328)193 551
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year157 421205 956(37 328)193 551
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure603 798812 418957 877914 859
    Transfers recognised - capital570 248657 411700 631656 406
    Public contributions & donations--116-
    Borrowing33 550155 00741 780-
    Internally generated funds--215 349258 453
    Total sources of capital funds603 798812 418957 877914 859
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets75 1561 026 6491 011 2061 440 189
    Total non current assets413 6538 192 7247 615 2817 130 904
    Total current liabilities(76 394)1 154 302940 689982 314
    Total non current liabilities139 648881 752644 715457 523
    Community wealth/Equity425 5557 183 3197 041 0837 131 256
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating895 226663 296503 493722 942
    Net cash from (used) investing(586 263)(794 617)(929 701)(914 386)
    Net cash from (used) financing(75 185)207 200179 686(17 384)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end709 809602 974527 038773 468
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a13 39451 166614 125
    Irregular expendituren/a3 061 581195 020815 108
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a537114-
    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) 561 709516 861442 031369 812
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 27 59327 23823 721-
     
    Total Employee Positions 3 9602 6982 5332 104
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 1 902759854538
    Total Vacancy Percentage 48.03%28.13%33.71%25.57%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 2233914
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0010
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 70616156
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0201
    Community And Social Service Positions 650412439131
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 34211618214
    Finance And Administration Positions 489326247366
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 213334856
    Electricity Positions 262216215210
    Vacant Electricity Positions 13810010490
    Enviromental Protection Positions 5434
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 1101
    Health Positions 27260124
    Vacant Health Positions 2201631
    Public Safety Positions 765403371228
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 537181119127
    Road Transport Positions 333273239234
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 66195053
    Sport And Recreation Positions 1324844329
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 83142103
    Waste Management Positions 316230232169
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 137594834
    Waste Water Management Positions 003100
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 001740
    Water Positions 4423070137
    Vacant Water Positions 20311003
    Other Positions 447383303102
    Vacant Other Positions 16012411025

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a86.15n/a91.55
    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 129 234129 234121 019106 267
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 129 234129 234121 019106 267
    Inside the yard 116 738116 738116 73899 841
    Less than 200m from yard 12 49612 4964 2814 281
    More than 200m from yard 0002 145
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 1 9113 7003 4093 000

    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 97 79197 79195 00394 368
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 10 4665 5002 6352 000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a00
    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 125 638125 638125 638105 136
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 71 01671 01671 01671 016
    Flush toilet - septic tank 17 08317 08317 08317 083
    Ventilated pit latrine 17 03717 03717 03717 037
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 20 50220 50220 5020
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 2 2253 7003 0463 000

    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 90 00090 00090 00090 000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 2 4913 7003 3693 000

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    Rustenburg Rapid Transport; Rustenburg Airport; Rustenburg International Convention Centre.

    Key Investment Opportunities

    Development of airport; Boitekong Mall; extension of the Waterfall Mall; Rustenburg Rapid Transport.
  • LINKS/RESOURCES
The information in this directory is supplied and/or externally sourced and is also subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, please contact us at info@municipalities.co.za so that we can correct them.