Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality (FS194)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X805, Witsieshoek, 9866
    Physical: Cnr Moremoholo & Motloung Streets, Setsing Complex, Phuthaditjhaba
    Tel: 058 718 3700
    Fax: 058 718 3777
    Web: www.map.fs.gov.za

    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 4 338km²
    Description: Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality is situated in the Free State province. It was established in terms of the Provincial Gazette No. 14 of 28 February 2000, issued in terms of Section 21 of the Local Government Notice and Municipal Demarcation Act 27 of 1998. Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality was established on 5 December 2000.
    Cities/Towns: Harrismith, Kestell, Phuthaditjhaba
    Main Economic Sectors: Social services / government (28%), agriculture (18%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 47, EFF 9, DA 5, DPSA 4, AULA 2, AIC 1, APC 1 (2016 LGE)
    Controlling Party: ANC
    We are updating management information as it becomes available after the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Mr Vusi Tshabalala
    Other Members of Council: A M Nthedi (Speaker)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Charles Taetsane
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr A M Mofokeng
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
    Population 335 784
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 32.70%
    Population 15 to 64 62.00%
    Population over 65 5.30%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 61.20
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 83.90
    Population Growth
    Per annum -0.71%
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) 41.80%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 53.00%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 8.90%
    Higher education 7.90%
    Matric 26.80%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 100 228
    Average household size 3.30
    Female headed households 50.90%
    Formal dwellings 80.40%
    Housing owned 72.30%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 30.30%
    Weekly refuse removal 24.80%
    Piped water inside dwelling 31.90%
    Electricity for lighting 89.00%

    Source: Census 2011 Municipal Fact Sheet, published by Statistics South Africa.

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002014/152013/142012/132011/12
    AUDIT OUTCOME Disclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates109 184160 019147 150733 422
    Service charges395 516368 153318 977(230 838)
    Investment revenue1 1162 8051 9032 018
    Transfers recognised - operational403 189365 116348 013318 770
    Other own revenue466 75730 99436 236139 840
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)1 375 762927 088852 279963 211
    Employee costs336 339305 825198 611235 718
    Remuneration of councillors23 48920 17419 39017 659
    Depreciation & asset impairment188 214218 546295 600311 276
    Finance charges4 6895 9778 9198 419
    Materials and bulk purchases457 383269 841293 228318 809
    Transfers and grants1 007-77 723-
    Other expenditure831 465591 172372 9181 110 954
    Total Expenditure1 842 5861 411 5351 266 3902 002 834
    Surplus/(Deficit)(466 824)(484 447)(414 111)(1 039 623)
    Transfers recognised - capital2 028280 400285 990294 380
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions(260 350)(204 047)(128 121)(745 243)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year(260 350)(204 047)(128 121)(745 243)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure2 028217 044261 447364 658
    Transfers recognised - capital197 232214 811231 334344 122
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing--20 093-
    Internally generated funds-2 23210 02020 536
    Total sources of capital funds2 028217 044261 447364 658
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets520 989486 265174 129209 660
    Total non current assets3 042 3732 916 1594 390 9233 945 288
    Total current liabilities1 247 760653 060292 037272 940
    Total non current liabilities53 98271 68385 92177 625
    Community wealth/Equity2 261 6202 677 6814 187 0943 804 384
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating45 254191 630229 294308 015
    Net cash from (used) investing8 934(199 768)(275 864)(320 514)
    Net cash from (used) financing(3 545)(3 412)(297)11 418
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end6 717(43 870)(34 638)17 309
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure957 875434 2913 75729 606
    Irregular expenditure30 76266 4024 79411 491
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure77 66731 83718 1124 142
    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) 336 339305 825198 611235 718
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 23 48920 17419 39017 659
     
    Total Employee Positions 1 2749621 2381 236
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 124009
    Total Vacancy Percentage 9.73%0.00%0.00%0.73%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 9888
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 3000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 45372828
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0009
    Community And Social Service Positions 232424404
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 1000
    Finance And Administration Positions 2321018099
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 64000
    Electricity Positions 02678202
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00051
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 11039250145
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 8000
    Road Transport Positions 01091140
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 21090215213
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 8000
    Waste Management Positions 1622582790
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 25000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 327000
    Vacant Water Positions 15000
    Other Positions 15627016286
    Vacant Other Positions 0000

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/a97.66n/a86.00
    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 119 411119 411118 440118 440
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 117 504117 504116 533116 533
    Inside the yard 69 33369 33368 36268 362
    Less than 200m from yard 47 16847 16847 16847 168
    More than 200m from yard 1 0031 0031 0031 003
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 55333 74033 74033 826

    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 100 22890 29690 12384 540
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 5535 7066 9347 880

    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? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 119 651119 651118 440118 440
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 37 45237 45236 94436 944
    Flush toilet - septic tank 2 3502 3501 6841 684
    Ventilated pit latrine 77 90577 90577 90577 905
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 5535 7066 9346 967

    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 31 51323 19723 19721 496
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 5 5535 7066 9346 967

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

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