Mbhashe Local Municipality (EC121)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 25, Dutywa, 5000
    Physical: 454 Streatfield Road, Dutywa
    Tel: 047 489 5800
    Fax: 047 489 5800
    Web: www.mbhashemun.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 3 169km²
    Description: The Mbhashe Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Amathole District in the south-east of the Eastern Cape Province. It is bound by the coastline, flowing from the Mncwasa River in the north to the Qhora River in the south along the Indian Ocean.
     It borders the following municipalities: King Sabata Dalindyebo in the north-east, Mnquma in the south, Ntsika Yethu in the south-west, and Ngcobo in the west. It is one of six municipalities in the district.
     The municipality earned its name from the beautiful river called Mbhashe, which flows through Dutywa (previously Idutywa), Willowvale and Elliotdale.

    Cities/Towns: Dutywa, Elliotdale, Willowvale
    Main Economic Sectors: General government, wholesale and retail trade, community, social and personal services
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 47, UDM 9, DA 2, EFF 2, INDEPENDENT 2, COPE 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Mayor: Samkelo Nicholas Janda
    Other Members of Council: Babalwa Majavu (Speaker), Mandla Sibingibingi (Chief Whip)

  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 277 250261 773
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 35.8%38.0%
    Population 15 to 64 59.0%53.8%
    Population over 65 5.2%8.2%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 69.685.8
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 86.385.0
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.31%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 15.6%21.0%
    Matric 13.7%10.0%
    Higher education 4.5%4.8%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 58 72761 924
    Average household size 4.74.0
    Female headed households 57.1%58.3%
    Formal dwellings 41.1%30.6%
    Housing owned 68.3%73.3%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 3.0%3.7%
    Weekly refuse removal 10.9%3.0%
    Piped water inside dwelling 3.3%3.4%
    Electricity for lighting 66.8%48.9%

    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 opinionQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates7 7016 8684 3654 710
    Service charges1 3231 024765916
    Investment revenue9 0049 0686 0223 626
    Transfers recognised - operational197 686169 880161 824137 664
    Other own revenue9 3533 1893 1602 429
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)225 067190 029176 137149 346
    Employee costs79 49143 33137 40137 033
    Remuneration of councillors23 98421 81515 06017 907
    Depreciation & asset impairment69 11756 70933 61830 327
    Finance charges15 2943 83625600
    Materials and bulk purchases----
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure143 29878 61952 96055 497
    Total Expenditure331 184204 310139 065141 363
    Surplus/(Deficit)(106 117)(14 280)37 0737 983
    Transfers recognised - capital92 31250 64021 54528 222
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(13 806)36 36058 61836 206
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(13 806)36 36058 61836 206
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure160 50785 65837 18738 254
    Transfers recognised - capital160 50785 65826 49628 222
    Public contributions & donations--10 691-
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds---10 031
    Total sources of capital funds160 50785 65837 18738 254
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets85 586157 890117 37570 810
    Total non current assets572 325526 020294 295285 435
    Total current liabilities45 22640 83932 52919 364
    Total non current liabilities23 03229 2084 2583 911
    Community wealth/Equity589 654613 863374 883332 971
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating33 88094 54873 81279 594
    Net cash from (used) investing(121 629)(51 256)(39 252)(38 363)
    Net cash from (used) financing9 087(9 630)(0)-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end66 371145 03434 56168 352
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure30 91720 5182 01433 260
    Irregular expenditure230 8433 29321 0508 972
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure1312504622 614
    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) 43 33137 40137 03338 264
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 21 81515 06017 90715 745
     
    Total Employee Positions 245269212196
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 84746031
    Total Vacancy Percentage 34.29%27.51%28.30%15.82%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 5335
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0003
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 9668
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 4103
    Community And Social Service Positions 53817180
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 276817
    Finance And Administration Positions 38284562
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 100158
    Electricity Positions 3311
    Vacant Electricity Positions 2210
    Enviromental Protection Positions 1000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 1000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 31361717
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 101220
    Road Transport Positions 44302623
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 3014110
    Sport And Recreation Positions 03900
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 01800
    Waste Management Positions 030300
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 020200
    Waste Water Management Positions 61000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 013130
    Vacant Other Positions 0130

    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? NoNoNoNo
    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? YesYesYesNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 40 10139 60129 86328 680
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 4 1194 1084 1222 253

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    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 2 1992 1992 1992 199
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 2 1992 1992 1992 199

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

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