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Tel: 040 6733 107
Fax: 040 6733771
Secretary: Ms A Silwana
Poverty eradication through community development programmes shaped for job creation and advancement of entrepreneurial skills of those within Ngqushwa Municipality.
The Department is dedicated to ensure that residents within our boundaries enjoy a safe, secure and economical viable environment through transfer of information on various services that the municipality offers.
To ensure that the Municipality utilizes local resources that brings economic benefits to the community.
This section has the needs of the communities at heart as it focuses on job creation and the elimination of poverty within the area:
Waste management for a long time has not been considered a priority in South Africa. Integrated waste management planning was rarely undertaken. The attitude reflected by all spheres of government has resulted in waste impacting detrimentally on the South African environment and health.
Section 24 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa (Act 108 of 1996), states that the people of South Africa have a right to an environment that is not detrimental to human health and imposes a duty on the state, to promulgate legislation and to implement policies to ensure that this right is upheld.
The section is responsible for maintaining Law and Order on the roads within the municipality boundaries by means of visible policing and Law Enforcement and Speed Law Enforcement. Attend to accidents scenes and assisting with protest marches, escort duties, roadblocks etc.
Contact: 040 673 3520
The section entails safety, emergency and rescue services in communities. The services concern disaster affected households; storm, floods and fire damages within Ngqushwa municipality.