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Christmas wishes to the people of Mkhondo and surrounding areas from Honourable Cllr. Vusi Motha


The Executive Mayor of Mkhondo Local Municipality, Honourable Cllr. Vusi Motha wishes the people of Mkhondo and surrounding areas a wonderful Christmas. He also urges all the road users to cautiously observe road traffic rules and arrive alive during the Festive Season.

 Kindly report any unlawful exercise or bad driving to:

  • Fire and Rescue Section: 071 332 0747 / 079 872 8989
  • Chief Traffic Officer Public Safety: 082 044 9087
  • Senior Manager Public Safety: 072 645 4962

Don't drink and drive // Wear your safety belt // Slow down // Obey rules of the road


Executive Mayor, Hon. Cllr V. Motha


Notice on Closure of Mkhondo Local Municipality Offices due to Festive Season Holidays 2017

This Notice is hereby issued to inform members of the Public, that the Municipal Offices will be Closed and Re-Open on the following dates:

  • Closure: 20 December 2017, Time at 13H00
  • Re-Open: 04 January 2018, Time at 07H30, due to Festive Season Holidays.

Nevertheless all essential services, covering Standby services, Emergency services, and Refuse removal will continue as Normal.

NB: Cashiers at all Pay Points will be Trading between 09:00am and 12:00, on the following weekdays (22 & 29 December 2017) for Payment of Utility Services.


Notice of Intention to prepare a Land Use Scheme

Mkhondo Local Municipality hereby gives notice, that in terms of Chapter 5 Section 24 of the Spatial Planning Land use Management Act of 2013 (SPLUMA) read in conjunction with Chapter 3 Section 15 (1) and (2) of the Mkhondo Local Municipality Land Use Management By-Law of 2016 that it intends to prepare a wall to wall Land Use Scheme.

Attached herewith the By-Law Notice for Land Use


Mkhondo Local Municipality By-Law for Property Rates

Notice is hereby given in terms of Section 21A read 98(1-2) of the Local Government: Municipal Systems Act, No. 32 of 2000 (as amended) that Mkhondo Local Municipality has adopted the By-Law for Property Rates, the By-Law will be available for Inspection, Inputs and Comments, at Mkhondo Municipal Offices during office hours, from 1 December until 17 January 2018, Attached herewith the list of addresses and areas.

Quarterly Water Quality Results for Amsterdam, eMkhondo, Saul Mkhizeville and Rural Water Supply Schemes - 1st Quarter 2017/18

Statement from the Municipal Manager, Mr. M Kunene

 1st Quarter Water Quality Results for Amsterdam, eMkhondo, Saul Mkhizeville and Rural Water Supply Schemes 2017/18

Water and Wastewater Quality Results Report from Water and Sanitation Division

Mkhondo Local Municipality Water and Wastewater Quality Report (July 2017 - September 2017)

This Report indicates and overview of water quality status for the last three months (i.e July - September 2017) across Mkhondo Local Municipality jurisdiction area. This report is generated from the monthly water quality results received from Gert Sibande District Municipality Water Quality Laboratory.

Wishing the class of 2017 the best of luck!

I the Executive Mayor of Mkhondo Local Municipality, Cllr Vusi Motha wishes the Matric Class of 2017 the best of luck in their final exams. We have reached that time of the year where all the hard work will be rewarded. It is time to reap all the seeds that you plough from the beginning of the year.

Mkhondo Local Municipality fully supports you, we have seen your dedication, while you were studying very hard and attending extra classes. I hope all the hard work pays off.  My hope for you is to see you conquering your dreams and becoming better people, your family background does not define your success. I therefore urge parents and the community at large to fully support our matriculants through this challenging journey.
“Education is not only a ladder of opportunity, but it is also an investment in our future”-Ed Markey

Proposal for funding of SMME's and Co-Operatives Support

Proposal applications are awaited from emerging enterprises and co-operatives for financial support that is provided by the Municipality to promote enterprise-based local economic development for the 2017/2018 financial year.

All enquiries shall be directed to Local Economic Development Office: Ms. W Mahlangu or Mr S Mbuli on 087 630 0180 during working hours (8:00am - 16:15pm).

Bursary Opportunity 2017

The Municipality is inviting students within the Mkhondo Local Municipality to apply  for bursaries to be awarded for the 2018 academic year in the following fields of study:


Enquiries should be directed to: Ms. Bongiwe Thwala, Tel: (087 6300 180)
Applications must reach the above mentioned office on or before Monday 16 October 2017 @16H00.

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Postal address
PO Box 23, eMkhondo

Tel: +27 17 285 0200
Fax: +27 17 826 3129

Website: http://www.mkhondo.gov.za

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