Municipal Manager - Kayaletu Gashi 

The Municipal Manager is head of administration for the entire municipality who directly reports to the Mayor. He works with 05 section 56 managers also called Directors directly reporting to his office from directorates of;  Corporate Services, Infrastructure Planning and Development, Planning and Economic Development, Community Services and  Finance. Apart from these directorates mentioned above, the Office of the Municipal Manager is another directorate led by Municipal Manager who is assited in  managing department by the Seior Manager: Strategic Support Services – Mrs Nonkuselo Sokutu who heads the following sections; Public Participation, Communications and Customer care managed - Mr Vukile Matyeni, IDP & PMS - Mr Sandile Faku, Internal Audit - Mr Bheki Magongo, Risk Management office and Speacial Programs Units section managed by - Ms Nosipho Lengs. The department also provides administrative support to the office of the Mayor and Speaker.

This department mainly focuses on these functions:

    • Corporate strategy

    • Internal Audit function and Audit Committee

    • Risk Management

    • Legal Services

    • Public participation and stakeholder engagement

    • Council support for Section 79 Committees

    • Communications

    • Customer Care

    • Youth Development

    • Women Empowerment

    • People with Disability Empowerment

    • Mayor’s Social Investment

    • HIV and AIDS Coordination