uMhlabuyalingana Local Municipality (KZN271)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X901, KwaNgwanase, 3973
    Physical: R22 Main Road, 01 Manguzi, Manguzi
    Tel: 035 592 0680
    Fax: 035 592 0672
    Web: www.umhlabuyalingana.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 4 402km²
    Description: The uMhlabuyalingana Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the uMkhanyakude District in the KwaZulu-Natal Province. The major structuring elements of the municipality are the Pongola River along the western boundary, the road from Sikhamelele to Manguzi (east-west linkage), and the recently completed road (MR22) from Hluhluwe. It is the largest municipality of four in the district, making up a third of its geographical area.
     The municipality is extremely rural, with informal settlements at Mbazwana and Manguzi. The area is influenced by the influx of people who migrate from Swaziland and Mozambique.

    Cities/Towns: Mbazwana
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture, mining, manufacturing, services
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 22, IFP 10, AIC 1, DA 1, EFF 1
    Controlling Party: ANC
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: N Mthethwa
    Other Members of Council: B T Tembe (Speaker)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Sibusiso Bukhosini
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr N P Myeni
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 172 077156 772
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 40.7%40.1%
    Population 15 to 64 54.9%54.8%
    Population over 65 4.4%5.1%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 82.082.5
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 88.384.5
    Population Growth
    Per annum 2.12%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/an/a
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/an/a
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 21.9%30.2%
    Matric 26.9%22.0%
    Higher education 6.9%4.5%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 39 61433 871
    Average household size 4.34.4
    Female headed households 53.9%53.9%
    Formal dwellings 70.0%57.7%
    Housing owned 75.1%49.1%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.0%2.8%
    Weekly refuse removal 0.4%1.4%
    Piped water inside dwelling 1.6%5.3%
    Electricity for lighting 19.1%14.3%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aClean audit outcomeFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates17 19829 54414 52310 698
    Service charges20280-218
    Investment revenue6 4214 9744 1971 817
    Transfers recognised - operational126 80193 54673 62462 320
    Other own revenue6 2516 3435 1334 126
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)156 873134 48697 47779 180
    Employee costs34 41032 16321 45814 191
    Remuneration of councillors9 5298 0768 6477 542
    Depreciation & asset impairment-11 64710 93810 193
    Finance charges----
    Materials and bulk purchases9 9388 008--
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure79 97271 60946 08823 681
    Total Expenditure133 849131 50287 13155 606
    Surplus/(Deficit)23 0242 98410 34623 574
    Transfers recognised - capital55 25137 16830 42441 524
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions78 27540 15240 77065 098
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year78 27540 15240 77065 098
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure49 76350 996186 29560 350
    Transfers recognised - capital37 74742 867179 17360 350
    Public contributions & donations-0--
    Borrowing--84-
    Internally generated funds11 8938 1297 039-
    Total sources of capital funds49 64150 996186 29560 350
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets158 63386 29484 16871 409
    Total non current assets297 483221 541182 758151 515
    Total current liabilities88 3319 91812 23812 814
    Total non current liabilities-10 7579 5484 213
    Community wealth/Equity367 785287 160245 140205 897
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating70 17157 56554 20159 373
    Net cash from (used) investing(68 495)(50 976)(37 474)(60 336)
    Net cash from (used) financing--(5 434)(65)
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end79 31477 63871 05059 756
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a---
    Irregular expendituren/a2 52430 14032 971
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a445100
    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) 32 16321 45814 19110 381
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 8 0768 6477 5426 756
     
    Total Employee Positions 20920610186
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 17181111
    Total Vacancy Percentage 8.13%8.74%10.89%12.79%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 5554
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0012
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 101099
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 1101
    Community And Social Service Positions 1271243545
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 3032
    Finance And Administration Positions 31311014
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 111111
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 2220914
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 2305
    Road Transport Positions 0020
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 1110
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 0010
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 1315290
    Vacant Other Positions 0360

    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? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 1 0531 0537000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    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 313100
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

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

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