KwaDukuza Local Municipality (KZN292)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 72, KwaDukuza, 4450
    Physical: 14 Chief Albert Luthuli Street, KwaDukuza
    Tel: 032 437 5000
    Fax: 032 437 5098
    Web: www.kwadukuza.gov.za

    Resident Queries

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 735km²
    Description: The KwaDukuza Local Municipality is a Category B municipality located within the iLembe District in the KwaZulu-Natal Province. It stretches from the Zinkwazi River in the north to the Tongaat River in the south. It is one of the four municipalities that make up the district. KwaDukuza (previously Stanger) is the district node and dominant commercial centre in the iLembe District.
     The KwaDukuza Municipality occupies a coastal and inland stretch of approximately 50km in length and 14km in width, with a variety of clustered and ad hoc settlements and small towns. The municipality is linked with a well-developed network of roads and rail infrastructure. The key feature of KwaDukuza is the N2 Development Corridor.

    Cities/Towns: Dolphin Coast/Ballito, KwaDukuza, Nkwazi/Zinkwazi Beach
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, tourism
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 36, DA 11, IFP 4, EFF 2, INDEPENDENT 2, AIC 1, ALJAMA 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Ricardo Mthembu
    Other Members of Council: Miss P Zulu (Speaker), Mrs D Govender (Deputy Mayor)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Nhlanhla Mdakane
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Shamir Rajcoomar
    Communications Officer: Mr Sifiso Zulu (Director: Corporate Communications)
    LED Officer: Mr M Zulu
    Other Senior Management: Sikhumbuzo Hlongwane (Executive Director: Economic Development, Planning and LED), Mandla Manzini (Chief Operations Officer), Siyabonga Khanyile (Community Services and Electrical Engineering), Cecil Viramuthu (Community Safety), Sithembiso Kubheka (Corporate Services), Muzi Sithole (Civil Engineering)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 276 719231 187
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 27.7%29.0%
    Population 15 to 64 67.4%66.7%
    Population over 65 4.9%4.3%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 48.450.0
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 97.597.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum 4.09%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a25.0%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a30.8%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 6.8%9.8%
    Matric 36.4%28.4%
    Higher education 8.5%8.6%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 91 28470 284
    Average household size 3.03.2
    Female headed households 39.1%36.7%
    Formal dwellings 82.1%80.9%
    Housing owned 62.9%41.5%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 30.4%33.7%
    Weekly refuse removal 55.6%60.7%
    Piped water inside dwelling 28.5%33.6%
    Electricity for lighting 94.6%90.2%

    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 findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates323 927283 784267 642247 125
    Service charges704 584621 653574 483510 312
    Investment revenue30 41030 49121 70021 099
    Transfers recognised - operational122 156119 744100 14294 371
    Other own revenue45 526114 25587 44279 433
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)1 226 6021 169 9261 051 410952 340
    Employee costs281 867251 404227 441203 443
    Remuneration of councillors18 54417 61216 60815 130
    Depreciation & asset impairment73 91259 65149 45242 049
    Finance charges24 92019 80811 6018 135
    Materials and bulk purchases544 301471 655435 558393 795
    Transfers and grants33 33320 75232 89920 620
    Other expenditure194 754226 049177 774171 082
    Total Expenditure1 171 6321 066 931951 334854 255
    Surplus/(Deficit)54 971102 995100 07698 086
    Transfers recognised - capital85 97273 99541 50921 012
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets--5 025-
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions140 943176 990146 611119 098
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year140 943176 990146 611119 098
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure276 704245 561260 066107 117
    Transfers recognised - capital75 40939 68541 50917 441
    Public contributions & donations-15 1955 02518 429
    Borrowing16 31674 73913 15025 870
    Internally generated funds184 978115 942200 38245 377
    Total sources of capital funds276 704245 561260 066107 117
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets603 716668 110654 754621 648
    Total non current assets1 862 3151 659 0811 148 909892 234
    Total current liabilities225 240258 542286 936259 184
    Total non current liabilities327 604298 857232 156177 061
    Community wealth/Equity1 913 1871 769 7921 284 5721 077 635
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating140 505162 565199 143182 457
    Net cash from (used) investing(276 615)(230 301)(254 944)(82 989)
    Net cash from (used) financing32 68165 75669 22526 136
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end436 963540 391542 371528 947
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a---
    Irregular expendituren/a86 44246 58745 435
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a434--
    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) 251 404227 441203 443178 976
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 17 61216 60815 13014 021
     
    Total Employee Positions 9989821 0931 052
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 5269201158
    Total Vacancy Percentage 5.21%7.03%18.39%15.02%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 88811
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1224
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 25252524
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 8889
    Community And Social Service Positions 193196168191
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 051117
    Finance And Administration Positions 240206229232
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 893918
    Electricity Positions 142119162147
    Vacant Electricity Positions 17133631
    Enviromental Protection Positions 05500
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0100
    Health Positions 11070
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 272270254294
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 16105779
    Road Transport Positions 7562052
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 01200
    Sport And Recreation Positions 4220
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 38389631
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 29140
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 001490
    Vacant Other Positions 00340

    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? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 58 00045 34540 94140 941
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 14 61815 28414 44336 562

    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? YesYesNoYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 30 00029 24029 24029 978
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 97715 28411 82729 955

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

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