Our Mandate

The mandate of this department is to ensure a Local Government system that is able to respond to the needs of the citizens. This is an onerous mandate requiring our best efforts

Our Vision

Development-oriented municipalities and institutions of traditional leadership that deliver sustainable quality services to communities in an integrated, responsive and accountable manner.

Our Mission

To co-ordinate support through government spheres and partnerships to municipalities and institutions of traditional leadership to fulfil their developmental mandates, for a better quality of life for all communities.

Our Values

Innovation, Transformative , Professionalism, Equality, Highest ethical standards, Staff our greatest assets, Responsiveness

Media Releases


05 July 2021The work of the ulwaluko Monitoring Teams is making a difference to prevent deathsand injuries of abakhweta, so says Cogta MEC Xolile Nqatha. He was speaking during hismonitoring visit to emabhumeni in the Buffalo City Municipal area. He was accompanied by...