Welcome to Nkomazi Local Municipality

The Nkomazi Local Municipality is located in the Eastern part of the Ehlanzeni District Municipality of the Mpumalanga Province.

The municipality is strategically placed between Swaziland (North of Swaziland) and Mozambique (east of Mozambique). It is linked with Swaziland by two provincial roads and with Mozambique by a railway line and the main national road (N4), which forms the Maputo Corridor.

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The Nkomazi Municipality is 3240.42 km² in extent, which is 4.07% and 23% of the Mpumalanga Province and Ehlanzeni District Municipality land mass respectively.

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Boundaries and Neighbours

The Nkomazi Municipality is bounded by Mozambique to the east, Swaziland to the south, Kruger National Park to the north, Umjindi Local Municipality to the southwest, and Mbombela Local Municipality from the northwest to west.

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Main Urban Settlements

The main urban centres are Louw’s Creek; Kaapmuiden; Malelane, Hectorspruit, Marloth Park, Komatipoort, KaMhlushwa, Tonga and KaMaqhekeza.


A leading local municipality that empower its communities through excellent services delivery.


To enhance the quality of life for all people in the Nkomazi Local Municipality through a sustainable development system of local government and rendering of efficient, effective and affordable services.

The Nkomazi Local Municipality core values:

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Good Governance

Good Governance

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