Municipal Manager - Kayaletu Gashi 

The Municipal Manager is head of administration and accounting officer of the municipality who directly reports to the Mayor. He works with 05 section 56 Managers also called Directors directly reporting to his office. The Directors are heading the following directorate;  Corporate Services, Infrastructure Planning and Development, Planning and Economic Development, Community Services and  Budget and Treasury Office. Apart from these directorates mentioned above, the Office of the Municipal Manager is directly responsible for coordinating programs from the Office of the Mayor and Office of the Speaker. The Seinor Manager: Strategic Support Services – Nonkuselo Sokutu is the overseer of all the activities in the Office of the Municipal Manager assisted by the following Managers; Vukile Matyeni - Manager Public Participation, Communications and Customer Care, Sandile Faku - Manager IDP, PMS and Risk Management, Bheki Magongo - Internal Audit  and Nosipho Lengs - Manager Speacial Programs & HIV/AIDS Unit  

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