Acting Director: Mr Vuyisa Mbangi


Ms Andiswa Silwana
Secretary

THE ROLE OF COMMUNITY SERVICES

The Community Services Department is responsible for ensuring provision of an acceptable standard of Social Services, Emergency Services, Environmental and Health Services, Community Safety and Road Traffic Management as well as Sports, Arts and Cultural Services to the communities.

The Department will also be responsible for the following:

  • Provision of efficient and coordinated health and occupational health services,
  • Manages and monitors the implementation of pollution and environmental degradation prevention strategy (Develop and implement monitoring mechanisms for the provision of this services by the District Municipality);
  • Provision of efficient and coordinated firefighting services (Develop and implement monitoring mechanisms for provision of this services by the District Municipality);
  • Manages and monitors the implementation of crime prevention strategies thereby improving safety and security in communities;
  • Develops and implements strategies to stimulate, promote and develop Sports, Arts and Culture and other recreational activities;
  • Manages the provision of efficient and coordinated community welfare services such as:
    • Day-care centres;
    • Proper pension payouts;
    • HIV/AIDS Education / Awareness;
    • Sports, Arts and Culture Development;
    • The Aged and the Disabled;
  • Protection and maintenance of sensitive, vulnerable areas and cultural heritage sites to sustainable levels;
  • Proper management of Municipal community facilities including, sportfields and community halls;
  • Public spaces and recreation centres, parks and facilities.
  • Provision of Safety and Security in municipal area.

SECTIONS

Manager: Ms Xatyiswa Maswana
xmaswana@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

  • To enhance equitable access and participation in agricultural opportunities by unlocking agricultural potential;
  • To enhance equitable access and participation in agricultural opportunities by unlocking entrepreneurial potential;
  • To conserve natural resources available to us in order to ensure that generations to come can still benefit from them.

Manager: Mr Leaboa May
lebom@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

  • To market Ngqushwa Local Municipality as a tourism destination of choice
  • To conserve natural resources available to us in order to ensure that generations to come can still benefit from them.

Manager: Mr Raymond Mkontwana
rmkhontwana@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objective: To manage the rendering of waste management services in accordance with applicable legislation, by-laws and standards.

The municipality provides waste management services that include waste collection, street cleaning, clearing of illegal dumping, health care risk waste management and waste disposal. Regular solid waste collection service is provided to business, institutions and households within the jurisdiction of the municipality.

Manager: Mr Simphiwe Mnweba
SMnweba@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives

  • To ensure integrated spatial planning for effective land use so as to promote sustainable develop, through:-
  • Identification of sites for future developments (retail development and academic institutions);
  • Utilisation of existing LRDP’s to identify projects for implementation;
  • Perform land audit so as to be able to engage owners for quick release;
  • To review and implement wall to wall SPLUMA compliant SDF;
  • Develop and submit business plan to Department of Human Settlement; and
  • Development of Housing Needs Register.

Manager: Mr Mncedi Voko
mvoko@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic objective:

  • Develop and submit business plan to department of human settlement.
  • Development of housing needs register.

Manager: Mr Johan Jooste
Johann@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

To manage the rendering of efficient and sustainable traffic and law enforcement services to all road users and public.

Core functions of the traffic section:

  • To contribute to the reduction of accidents in the boundaries of ngqushwa municipality.
  • To carry out traffic management effectively and efficiently.
  • To improve the response times to incidents and complains
  • Increased driver and pedestrian safety
  • Improve traffic and licensing service delivery
  • Improve visible traffic policing of public transport
  • Revenue enhancement
Agriculture and Rural Development

Manager: Ms Xatyiswa Maswana
xmaswana@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

  • To enhance equitable access and participation in agricultural opportunities by unlocking agricultural potential;
  • To enhance equitable access and participation in agricultural opportunities by unlocking entrepreneurial potential;
  • To conserve natural resources available to us in order to ensure that generations to come can still benefit from them.
Tourism

Manager: Mr Leaboa May
lebom@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

  • To market Ngqushwa Local Municipality as a tourism destination of choice
  • To conserve natural resources available to us in order to ensure that generations to come can still benefit from them.
Environment and Waste

Manager: Mr Raymond Mkontwana
rmkhontwana@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objective: To manage the rendering of waste management services in accordance with applicable legislation, by-laws and standards.

The municipality provides waste management services that include waste collection, street cleaning, clearing of illegal dumping, health care risk waste management and waste disposal. Regular solid waste collection service is provided to business, institutions and households within the jurisdiction of the municipality.

Spatial

Manager: Mr Simphiwe Mnweba
SMnweba@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives

  • To ensure integrated spatial planning for effective land use so as to promote sustainable develop, through:-
  • Identification of sites for future developments (retail development and academic institutions);
  • Utilisation of existing LRDP’s to identify projects for implementation;
  • Perform land audit so as to be able to engage owners for quick release;
  • To review and implement wall to wall SPLUMA compliant SDF;
  • Develop and submit business plan to Department of Human Settlement; and
  • Development of Housing Needs Register.
Land and Housing

Manager: Mr Mncedi Voko
mvoko@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic objective:

  • Develop and submit business plan to department of human settlement.
  • Development of housing needs register.
Traffic

Manager: Mr Johan Jooste
Johann@ngqushwamun.gov.za

Strategic Objectives:

To manage the rendering of efficient and sustainable traffic and law enforcement services to all road users and public.

Core functions of the traffic section:

  • To contribute to the reduction of accidents in the boundaries of ngqushwa municipality.
  • To carry out traffic management effectively and efficiently.
  • To improve the response times to incidents and complains
  • Increased driver and pedestrian safety
  • Improve traffic and licensing service delivery
  • Improve visible traffic policing of public transport
  • Revenue enhancement

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